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Funds raised US$615,775,965
Nets funded 280,792,060
People protected 505,425,708

Distributed by Red Cross

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
500   Afar: Asayeta May-Jun 06 Status
Not expected
Not expected
Not expected
Not expected
1,500   Amhara: Bahir Dar/N.Gonder May-Jun 06 Status Photos Videos
Not expected
Not expected
Not expected
Not expected
2,000   Oromia: 4 locations May-Jun 06 Status Photos Videos
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 May-Jun 06 Status
Not expected
Not expected
Not expected
Not expected
1,000   Tigray: Mekele, Satit Humara May-Jun 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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Gen Gorman// her mom Miami SHores USA US$17.00
Brian Gallegos Sandy USA Swim your little hearts out! US$20.00
brooks Columbiana USA remember to breathe US$20.00
Talia Herman Brookline USA US$50.00
Mark & Barbara Cane Nyack USA Wonderful! Have a great swim! love, US$108.00
Martin Zanin Wien Austria €30.00
Marjie Ellis Norwich England helping to prevent malaria is the greatest thin… £76.92
Fiona Allan Bromley England Good luck! £10.00
H Mutegi London England £32.05
Delaney London England You must be nuts!! £12.82
El Hoppo Islington England Faster slackers, faster. £12.82
Martin Lukas Meilen Switzerland Schöne Grüsse und viel Erfolg €25.00
Wanda Wentowski Den Haag Netherlands €20.00
Bob McCullagh Hillsborough Northern Ireland £64.10
Jeremy and Kristi Lamoreaux Aberdeen Scotland £12.82
Rick Cottam Den Haag Netherlands €10.00
Mami Mödling Austria €5.00
Jane Smith Woking England £12.82
Jo's Mum Wootton Bassett England Good Luck Jo !! £12.82
Edel McKenna London England £25.64
Sharon Callaghan Ealing England Good luck Nicko,...Shazza £25.64
Ian Willetts Dorchester England Best of luck, a worthy cause £6.41
kike olajide london England £10.00
Andrew Hone London England Good luck! xx £64.10
Darren Talbot Hyde England I want at least 1km without the wet suit £12.82
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