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Community Takes Ownership of IRS

PMI AIRS Project Pilots Community-Based IRS to Reduce Costs, Promote Acceptance Indoor residual spraying (IRS) has proven highly effective in reducing the burden of malaria. However, the high cost of IRS presents a challenge to scaling up protection in many countries. In Senegal, the President’s Malaria Initiative Africa Indoor Residual Spraying (PMI AIRS) Project, with […]

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New Approach to IRS Reduces Costs

PMI AIRS Project, Communities Use Bicycles when Possible to Improve Cost-Efficiency Indoor residual spraying (IRS) remains an effective strategy against malaria in mainland Tanzania and Zanzibar. With increased insecticide resistance and the rising cost of effective insecticides, the President’s Malaria Initiative Africa Indoor Residual Spraying (PMI AIRS) Project is finding innovative ways to reduce operations […]

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