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Participants 538,250
US$ 221,621,380
Nets 102,590,067

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The International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies is a network of 183 National Societies worldwide. Our headquarters are in Geneva, Switzerland, from where we provide members with technical, material, human, and financial support to better respond to emergencies and to major health problems.

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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Amh/Tig/Afar/Som, Ethiopia  

Nets: 6,000 LLINs
When: May-Jun 06
Distributed by  Red Cross    Red Cross


The LLINs will be distributed in the villages of JiJiga and Gode.

The malaria mortality rate in children is high in these regions. 60% of reported visits to the health services are due to malaria.

Distribution will prioritize Persons Living with HIV/AIDS(PLWHA) under our home based care program, pregnant women and <5 children.

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   Amhara: Bahir Dar/N.Gonder Aug 06 Status Photos Videos
Not expected
Not expected
Not expected
Not expected
2,000   Oromia: 4 locations Aug 06 Status Photos Videos
Not expected
Not expected
Not expected
Not expected
500   Afar: Asayeta Sep 06 Status
Not expected
Not expected
Not expected
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
1,000   Somali: JiJiga, Gode Sep 06 Status
Not expected
Not expected
Not expected
Not expected
1,000   Tigray: Mekele, Satit Humara Sep 06 Status
Not expected
Not expected
Not expected
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

Tigray: Mekele, Satit Humara, Ethiopia

 

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...

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Izzy Frankfurt Germany Good luck Beth! £12.82
Teresa Tan Singapore Singapore AUS$40.00
Katie Miles Sydenham England Ha HA! I think I know who anonymous above is! G... £12.82
Neil Towers Köln Germany Good luck Nigel £12.00
Liz Mayer Wokingham England Good luck Sue from all at Oakwood Park Kennels £19.23
Mel and Barbara Matsukane Rancho Palos... USA Hooray for you, Virginia US$40.00
Jon Frank & Dan Lane Seattle USA How could we not sponsor you? US$100.00
Carolyn Affleck Vancouver Canada go, Lynn, go!!! CAN$50.00
Tyler Bell Fort Frances Canada Have 200 more on me buddy! CAN$20.00
Leslie Calder Vancouver Canada CAN$30.00
Mary Pat Dempsey-Frank Montara USA WOW...I am inspired and impressed. Thank you fo... US$25.00
Holly McPeak Manhattan Beach USA go craig go!!! US$100.00
Patrick & Joanne Justus Boulder Creek USA Jolly good show, ducky. US$20.00
Elaine Chiu Hong Kong Hong Kong Proud of U =) €12.82
Susie Gallucci lamar USA US$25.00
Amy Shaw Santa Rosa USA Thank you for doing this Jen. Good Luck!! US$100.00
Robert & Miriam Mills San Rafael USA Glad to support Suzanne and a worthy cause US$50.00
Yves Brooklyn USA ...don't drown ;) US$20.00
Barbel Dagostino La Jolla USA Thanks for your effort to help save the childre... US$50.00
Theresa Wilton Van Buren USA US$64.10
Anonymous hooksett USA US$30.00
Karen Hastings Santa Fe USA Go Laura! Nice to see someone in Cambodia getti... US$10.00
Bob Baden Rochester USA Swim AMOUR, swim! US$200.00
Karen and Mike Menlo Park USA Good luck Lara- we know you can do it xx US$25.00
Julie Irvine USA Have a great time in US Open US$100.00
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