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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 39 million people in Africa protected from malaria

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Project Highlights

Buzzkill: PMI AIRS Partners with IVCC and UNITAID to Combat Malaria

The PMI AIRS Project is partnering with UNITAID and the Innovative Vector Control Consortium (IVCC) to expand the use of new anti-malarial insecticides to defeat malaria, it was announced in Geneva on February 1, 2016. UNITAID is investing US $65.1 million through IVCC over four years to create a market for indoor residual spraying (IRS) […]

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mHealth Matters: People, Money & Performance

Case Studies from Africa To ensure IRS operations are on schedule, closely monitored, and implemented in line with standard operating procedures, the PMI AIRS Project introduced several mHealth tools, such as mobile phone-based short message services (SMS) and a mobile application for supervision. Read more about it here. .  

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Smooth Operators

PMI AIRS Project’s Operations Training Builds Local Capacity to Carry Out IRS The President’s Malaria Initiative (PMI) Africa Indoor Residual Spraying Project recently conducted trainings in Rwanda and Zambia to increase capacity in operations of indoor residual spraying (IRS), one of the most effective ways to protect people against malaria. IRS requires great logistical efforts, careful […]

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