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21,000 women trained to support indoor residual spraying

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Nearly 6 million children under 5 protected from malaria

A mother and her child in northern Ghana are protected from malaria by AIRS. Credit: Erin Schiavone

1.2 million pregnant women protected from malaria

AIRS Ghana spray operator

97% of targeted households protected from malaria

More than 36 million people in Africa protected from malaria

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Project Highlights

Gender Training Workshop in Rwanda Works to Improve Opportunities for Women and Men in IRS

  The PMI AIRS Project is conducting a three-day gender training in Kigali, Rwanda, March 23-25, 2015, to help participants understand ways they can promote gender equity while implementing a large-scale delivery project, such as indoor residual spraying. Gender-focused issues, such as a sexual harassment policy, the role of the National Malaria Control Program (NMCP) in […]

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The PMI AIRS Project in Senegal

Senegal’s entire population of 13.3 million people is at risk of malaria. The President’s Malaria Initiative has supported IRS in Senegal since 2007. The PMI AIRS Project conducts IRS, one of the most effective prevention methods for malaria. In 2014, PMI AIRS protected more than 700,000 people. Click on the photo below to see a […]

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The PMI AIRS Project Delivers Best Management Practices for IRS

The President’s Malaria Initiative (PMI) recently released the second edition of the Best Management Practices (BMP) for Indoor Residual Spraying in Vector Control Interventions, which establishes a uniform approach for the environmental assessment of Indoor Residual Spraying (IRS) activities intended to ensure compliance with USAID and host country environmental regulations. Revised and updated under The […]

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