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Participants 542,525
US$ 247,800,598
Nets 114,552,635

Distributed by Kids Aid Tanzania/Lions Club llemela

Kids Aid Tanzania is a British registered charity (No.1111220) formed in 2005 to help Tanzanians who are tackling poverty and disability amongst vulnerable children, particularly when their work falls outside the funding strategies of the major aid agencies.

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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Bugarika, Mwanza, Tanzania  

Nets: 3,500 LLINs
When: Jan 11
Distributed by  Kids Aid Tanzania/Lions Club llemela    Kids Aid Tanzania/Lion…


Malaria is a significant problem in Tanzania.

The Bugarika squatter settlement in the City of Mwanza, on the south east shore of Lake Victoria and with a population of some 12,000 people, has high rates of malaria exacerbated by poverty and a lack of malaria education.

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
3,500   Bugarika, Mwanza Jan 11-Jan 16 Status Photos Videos
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

Bugarika, Mwanza, Tanzania

 

Status Distribution complete Distribution complete

The distribution was completed successfully as planned.


Photoset editor: Andrew Garner