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Participants 538,274
US$ 221,848,814
Nets 102,703,784

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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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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

Somali: JiJiga, Gode, 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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Lucy Collins Cardiff Wales £3.00
Anabel Sánchez Meco(Madrid) Spain are you good at swimming?you´ll have to pove it... €10.00
Marissa Gagnon Saco USA US$35.00
Dan and Valerie London England £32.05
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Michael Varndell London England £12.82
Rob & Jane Greenwich Scotland Great cause - best of luck £128.21
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Dawn Nicholson Basingstoke England Good luck Sophie! £12.82
Anabel Sanchez Meco(Madrid) Spain €10.00
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Banjul American Embassy School Grades k-9 Dulles USA US$1,051.97
Kevin Spurling SOUTH NORWOOD England £15.38
Cedric Rouse Nottingham England £10.00
Eric Wexler New York USA US$50.00
Bart en Nico Amsterdam Netherlands €100.00
Mike Thornton Greenwich England 21km?...it'd be easier by horse Chip!...I think... £6.41
Nigel Hugh-Smith Cirencester England Make sure you put your water wings on too, Charles £25.64
David Sanders Newcastle up... England Don't breathe under the water US$38.46
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