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Participants 529,550
US$ 142,244,332
Nets 61,714,891

Distributed by PCV

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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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20 related sub-distributions, Senegal  

Nets: 12,750 LLINs
When: Jan-Mar 10
Distributed by  PCV    PCV


13,700 nets will be distributed in a series of related sub-distributions in approximately 25 villages to achieve blanket (or near-blanket) coverage of all sleeping spaces. Universal coverage, as this is called, is shown to have a dramatic impact on malaria transmission rates as it starves the malaria-carrying mosquitoes of a blood meal and leads to a significant decline in their population.

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
1,650   Aram village, Pete Health District Jan-Mar 10 Status Photos
Not expected
2,190   Barkedji and Ouarkhoh, Linguere ... Jan-Mar 10 Status
Not expected
150   Bidjan Koto, Missirah Health Dis... Jan-Mar 10 Status
Not expected
550   Boke Diallobe, Pete Health District Jan-Mar 10 Status
Not expected
460   Boustane Diaw Jan-Mar 10 Status
Not expected
1,400   Deby and Tiguette villages, Ross... Jan-Mar 10 Status Photos
Not expected
450   Dioumba Jan-Mar 10 Status Photos
Not expected
70   DjinKore Manfing Jan-Mar 10 Status
Not expected
600   Foulamouri Demba, Velingara Heal... Jan-Mar 10 Status
Not expected
180   Kahapete, St Louis Health District Jan-Mar 10 Status Photos
Not expected
1,040   Kandery Demba Ndao and Nama vill... Jan-Mar 10 Status
Not expected
230   Keur Ndongo, Kouthia Ba Health D... Jan-Mar 10 Status
Not expected
200   Koumpentoum Jan-Dec 10 Status
Not expected

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
200   Laradji, Missirah Health District Jan-Mar 10 Status Photos
Not expected
70   Missirah Ousmane Jan-Mar 10 Status
Not expected
480   Mogo Yalalbe, Matam Health District Jan-Mar 10 Status
Not expected
1,980   Ndiago, Guinguineo Health District Jan-Mar 10 Status
Not expected
240   Njondiane, Khombole Health District Jan-Mar 10 Status
Not expected
110   Patar Lia, Gossas Health District Jan-Mar 10 Status
Not expected
500   Thiamene Khall, Diossong Health ... Jan-Mar 10 Status Photos
Not expected

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

Patar Lia, Gossas Health District, Senegal

 

Status Distribution complete Distribution complete

Donation to Distribution: We match specific donations to specific distributions. The donations listed below add up (or will add up) exactly to the cost of the distribution. more...

 Sponsor/DonorLocation CountryMessage Amount 
Waverly Girls Gladwyne, PA USA Keep up the great work! US$30.00
Kevin J. Curran Warrington, PA USA Happy 25th Debbie & Andrew from Jo-Ann & Walt US$50.00
John McGowan East Norrito... USA US$25.00
Anonymous Boston USA US$10.00
Joe & Henrietta Vazquez Berkeley Hei... USA Good Luck, we miss you and love you US$50.00
Rhonda Shumsky Monmouth Jun... USA Love you and miss you Steph Soooooo proud of you US$25.00
Noah Ann Arbor USA US$10.00
abdel hamied Bellmawr USA Rocky from the Ritz!! Keep up the great work St... US$20.00
Claire Wennberg Boston USA <3 US$10.00
Estelle/Irv Rein Boynton Beac... USA In honor of our granddaughter US$50.00
Kevin & Rita Curran Warrington, PA USA Best of luck US$20.00
Rick Cline Doylestown USA Great work Steph! US$50.00
Chris Hamilton Allentown USA So now, do I get one of these nets when I visit... US$20.00
Jolene Schwartz Cherry Hill USA Miss you....Keep up the good work US$20.00
Andrew Shumsky Chalfont USA We love and miss you sooooooo much US$50.00
Amye Lee Washington, DC USA Keep up the amazing work, Steph! US$10.00
christina clitheroe chorley England £4.38
 Interest gap (in order to match the exact cost of the nets)US$ 0.64