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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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RAAN, Nicaragua  

Nets: 3,500 LLINs
When: Sep-Oct 07
Distributed by  PCI    PCI


This is an emergency distribution in the wake of Hurricane Felix of 3,500 nets to protect 7,000 people in the Sahsa area of RAAN.

Four connected distributions in Ujumbila, Las Breñas, Wasminona and Okowas will be integrated with the ongoing emergency assistance being offered by PCI.

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
1,000   Las Breñas, Sahsa, RAAN Nov 07-Jan 08 Status Photos Videos
Not expected
Not expected
Not expected
Not expected
1,000   Okowas, Sahsa, RAAN Nov 07-Jan 08 Status Photos Videos
Not expected
Not expected
Not expected
Not expected
1,000   Ujumbila, Sahsa, RAAN Nov 07-Jan 08 Status Photos Videos
Not expected
Not expected
Not expected
Not expected
500   Wasminona, Sahsa, RAAN Nov 07-Jan 08 Status Photos Videos
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