Request for Application for the USAID Defeat TB Project Baseline assessment

Defeat TB is a five year (September 18, 2017   – September 17, 2022), USAID funded project activity implemented by the University Research Co., LLC (URC).

The goal of the project is to reduce the burden for TB contributing to the USG and World Health Organization’s End TB strategy to end TB by 2035

In a bid to kick start its activities, the project will conduct a baseline assessment in the districts targeted for direct support i.e. Kampala, Wakiso and Mukono, regional referral hospitals, national and sub national leadership and management structures, national TB reference laboratory and regional laboratory supervision structures, community systems / structures for TB control.

Defeat TB is looking for the services of a local firm to support study protocol development, data collection and analysis that will be required to provide baseline status on the agreed upon indicators, disaggregated by age, gender, geography and any other relevant desegregations. Persons and firms who can execute this assignment should submit their proposals to by CoB Friday 3rd November 2017.

Please click here to download the full details about the task – RFA SOLICITATION NUMBER: FY17-RFA-DTB-001



  1. I am a nurse who would wish to work with the organisation to the best of my knowledge and i thank this organisation for coming in to eliminate TB

  2. I thank the organisation for coming in to eliminate TB and save lives i would like to work with this organisation

  3. Am a senior medical clinical officer with 7 years working experience majoring in management of TB, TB-HIV co-infected patients hence well vast with knowledge needed in eradicating TB.
    I am writing to express my interest to work with URC-DEFEAT TB PROJECT if given opportunity.
    thank you for the great cause.
    Geoffrey Nsabimana 0774 31 53 92

  4. Thanks for the new project we are already set to curb the tb burden in hoima region with your support good luck team defeat

  5. agd evening to everyone there
    i would like to say thank u for the work done and i hope that this project is going to help ugandan and the world at large

    am alab assistant voluteering at fortportal regional refferal hospital more so in tb lab and managing mdr patients on their clinic day on sample collection,packing and refferng them to butabika national tb and leporsy lab
    am asking if i can be given an opportunity to be employed by defeat tb project because i have interest to work with u
    thank u very much

  6. Bravo Team Defeat TB,

    I am impressed so far with the work your guys are doing to ensure we eliminate TB by 2035, personally i have taken interest in the objectives and goals of the project so impressive and i think if all is done along these objectives we will achieve the ultimate desired project goals,

    Let us start by reducing the burden of TB each other day we go for work, and cement on those objectives positive changes….

    I pray i join these team one day and be part of the team going to contribute significantly to TB burden reduction in this country Uganda,

    Thanks a lot USAID’s Defeat TB project team.

  7. am 34 yrs Uganda Health records Ass.working expnce of 6 yr with local govt Mukono dis. I request if there is achance to work with u in defeat TB DATA collection
    thank you.

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