Supporting Childhood Cancer Patients with Medical Treatment

Reporting Organization:International Development and Relief Foundation (IDRF)
Total Budget ($CAD):$ 532,750
Timeframe: November 1, 2019 - August 1, 2020
Status: Completion
Contact Information: Sumaiya Jahan
[email protected]

Partner & Funder Profiles

Reporting Organization

International Development and Relief Foundation (IDRF)

Participating Organizations

  • NGOs

    • The Indus Hospital - Pakistan

Funders (Total Budget Contribution)

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Country - Total Budget Allocation

Pakistan - $ 532,750.21 (100.00%)

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Areas of Focus

Health - Total Budget Allocation

Newborn & Child Health (50.00 %)

Non-Communicable Diseases (50.00 %)

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Pediatric cancer is being treated at Indus Hospital in Karachi. Some of the conditions that are treated include Leukemia, Lymphoma and Solid Tumors. This project will provide life saving medicine to the pediatric cancer patients who are being treated in the day care facility of the Indus hospital pediatric complex. 

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Target Population

Gender and age: Adolescent females Adolescent males Children, girls Children, boys Under-5 children
Total Direct Population: 1,000
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1 Comprehensive inpatient care
1 Comprehensive daycare service
1 Treatment and follow up procedures
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Results & Indicators

Expected Results

To provide quality cancer treatment to children who need it  – free of cost.

Achieved Results


SDG Goal 1. End poverty in all its forms everywhere
  • SDG 1.4.1 Proportion of population living in households with access to basic services
SDG Goal 3. Ensure healthy lives and promote well-being for all at all ages
  • SDG 3.4.1 Mortality rate attributed to cardiovascular disease, cancer, diabetes or chronic respiratory disease
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Associated Projects (If applicable)

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