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

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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Mobile Data Collection Improves Reporting of IRS

          APHA_2014 Presentation on Mobile Data Collection AIRS M&E Specialist Beth Brennan presented the results of AIRS’ mHealth efforts in Angola at the American Public Health Association (APHA) Conference in New Orleans, LA on Tuesday, November 18, 2014. Her presentation “e-Mobile data collection to improve data quality and speed of results: […]

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