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Distributed by Malaria Consortium

The Malaria Consortium is one of the few not-for-profit organisations dedicated to combating malaria. More than 90% of our resources are based in Africa. We support Ministries of Health and partners in over twenty African and Asian countries through offices in Uganda, Mozambique, Sudan, Zambia and Ethiopia.

LLINs

What is a Long-Lasting Insecticidal Net (LLIN)?

An LLIN is a mosquito net impregnated with insecticide.

The insecticide is cleverly bound within the fibres that make up the netting and is 'slow released' over a 4-5 year period. Hence 'long lasting'.

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Soba Al Radi camp, Sudan  

Nets: 10,000 LLINs
When: Aug-Sep 07
Distributed by  Malaria Consortium    Malaria Consortium


The nets will be distributed to pregnant women and children under 5 via a house to house campaign in five areas of the Soba Al Radi IDP camp: Blocks 5, 6, 7, 8 and 9.

The Soba Al Radi camp has low net coverage currently and is located in an irrigation area where malaria transmission is high.

Documentation

Map

Locations

A distribution sometimes takes place in a number of locations. Each location may have its own pictures and video.

Survey status

Surveys take place 6, 18, 30 and 42 months post-distribution. A survey of 50 households provides sample information on what proportion of nets continue to be used, if they are used correctly and the state of the nets.

  • Expected
  • Not expected
  • Very good/good
  • Acceptable
  • Not OK
  • Partner Refused
# LLINs LocationWhenStatus  Surveys
1,500   Block 5, Soba Al Radi IDP camp Aug-Sep 07 Status Photos Videos
Not expected
Not expected
Not expected
OK
2,450   Block 6, Soba Al Radi IDP camp Aug-Sep 07 Status Photos Videos
Not expected
Not expected
Not expected
OK
1,450   Block 7, Soba Al Radi IDP camp Aug-Sep 07 Status Photos Videos
Not expected
Not expected
Not expected
OK

Survey status

Surveys take place 6, 18, 30 and 42 months post-distribution. A survey of 50 households provides sample information on what proportion of nets continue to be used, if they are used correctly and the state of the nets.

  • Expected
  • Not expected
  • Very good/good
  • Acceptable
  • Not OK
  • Partner Refused
# LLINs LocationWhenStatus  Surveys
2,450   Block 8, Soba Al Radi IDP camp Aug-Sep 07 Status Photos Videos
Not expected
Not expected
Not expected
OK
2,150   Block 9, Soba Al Radi IDP camp Aug-Sep 07 Status Photos Videos
Not expected
Not expected
Not expected
OK

Distribution status

The bednet distribution programmes go through a number of different states from being manufactured to being installed over a head/bed:
  • Being manufactured
  • Ready at factory
  • En-route to country
  • Arrived in country
  • En-route to zone
  • Being distributed
  • Distribution complete

Survey status and net condition

Surveys take place 6, 18, 30 and 42 months post-distribution. A survey of 50 households provides sample information on what proportion of nets continue to be used, if they are used correctly and the state of the nets.

   Survey status
  • Expected
  • Not expected
  • Partner Refused
   Net condition
  • Very good/good
  • Acceptable
  • Not OK

Block 8, Soba Al Radi IDP camp, Sudan

 

Status Distribution complete Distribution complete

The distribution was completed successfully as planned.


Photoset editor: Andrew Garner