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US$ 128,547,138
Nets 49,019,366

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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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Neno District, Malawi  

Nets: 19,300 LLINs
When: Jul-Aug 08
Distributed by  Partners In Health    Partners In Health


Neno District in southern Malawi is strongly affected by malaria.

This distribution of 19,300 nets will take place in 10 related areas via rural hospitals, health centres and dispensaries. The locations are: Chifunga, Lisungwi, Luwani, Magaleta, Matandani, Matope, Neno District, Neno Parish, Nkula, Nsambe.

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
2,660   Chifunga, Luwani, Nkula, Neno Di... Sep-Oct 08 Status Photos Videos
Not expected
Not expected
Not expected
3,270   Lisungwi, Neno District Sep-Oct 08 Status Photos Videos
Not expected
Not expected
Not expected
2,100   Magaleta, Neno District Sep-Oct 08 Status Photos Videos
Not expected
Not expected
Not expected
1,370   Matandani, Neno District Sep-Oct 08 Status Photos Videos
Not expected
Not expected
Not expected
2,540   Matope, Neno District Sep-Oct 08 Status Photos Videos
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
2,710   Neno district, Neno District Sep-Oct 08 Status Photos Videos
Not expected
Not expected
Not expected
2,080   Neno Parish, Neno District Sep-Oct 08 Status Photos Videos
Not expected
Not expected
Not expected
2,570   Nsambe, Neno District Sep-Oct 08 Status Photos Videos
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

Matope, Neno District, Malawi

 

Status Distribution complete Distribution complete

The distribution was completed successfully as planned.


Photoset editor: Andrew Garner