15,000 women trained to support indoor residual spraying

4 million children under 5 protected from malaria

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

900,000 pregnant women protected from malaria

AIRS Ghana spray operator

97% of targeted households protected from malaria

More than 25 million people in Africa protected from malaria

Where We Work

Project Highlights

Advocating for Action Against Malaria

AIRS Project Director Bradford Lucas, Senior Technical Director Dereje Dengela and Director of Operations Allan Were will attend the Roll Back Malaria (RBM) Vector Control Working Group (VCWG) annual meeting January 28 -30 in Geneva, Switzerland. The RBM VCWG aligns RBM partners on best practices to reach and maintain universal coverage with effective vector control […]

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Building Blocks

AIRS provides training, builds new entomological laboratory to help Rwanda fight malaria Strengthening the capacity of National Malaria Control Programs to manage IRS programs is a key component of the PMI-funded Africa Indoor Residual Spraying (AIRS) project. In collaboration with Rwanda’s Ministry of Health’s Malaria and Other Parasitic Diseases Division (MOPDD) and with the support of […]

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US Chargé d’Affaires in Madagascar Sprays Against Malaria

On November 20, 2014, US Chargé d’Affaires in Madagascar Stephen Anderson visited Ambatondradama fokontany in Vinaninony commune, Faratsiho district, where AIRS conducted its indoor residual spraying (IRS) campaign this year. After learning about the spraying process, Chargé Anderson got involved firsthand. In personal protective equipment, he sprayed a home himself to protect its residents from […]

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