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Participants 538,274
US$ 221,810,048
Nets 102,684,401

Distributed by All For Children Inc

All For Children is a student-run, nonprofit, charitable organization based in Indianapolis, Indiana U.S.A. dedicated to serving children in our community and around the world through humanitarian service projects. Our goals are: 1. To heighten the sensitivity of U.S. high school and college students toward the needs of underprivileged children locally and overseas. 2. To promote the positive impact that goodwill can have on the lives of others at home and around the world. 3. To focus on one international anti-malaria project and two community projects each year. 4. To give back.

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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Katabi Busambaga - Entebbe, Uganda  

Nets: 1,400 LLINs
When: Dec 10-Jan 11
Distributed by  All For Children Inc    All For Children Inc


The nets will be distributed in a rural village in Entebbe called Katabi Busambaga. The village has a population of 2,500. 1,400 nets, including 200 to cover a nearby orphanage, will achieve blanket coverage.

The area is near a lake surrounded by bushes that harbour mosquitoes.

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
1,400   Katabi Busambaga - Entebbe Dec 10-Jan 11 Status Photos Videos
Good

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

Katabi Busambaga - Entebbe, Uganda

 

Status Distribution complete Distribution complete

The distribution was completed successfully as planned.


Photoset editor: Kelly Pilger