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Training: A Pillar for IRS

The PMI AIRS Project Ramps Up Training for IRS Managers to Improve Spray Quality High quality indoor residual spraying (IRS) requires spray techniques and skills mastered by IRS trainers and spray operators. In 2016, the U.S. President’s Malaria Initiative (PMI) Africa Indoor Residual Spraying (AIRS) Project in Ethiopia conducted a series of trainings for malaria […]

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Quality Control Improves Cost-Efficiency

Control Flow Valves Improve Spray Quality, Reduce Costs The President’s Malaria Initiative (PMI) has supported indoor residual spraying (IRS) in Zanzibar and mainland Tanzania since 2006 and 2007, respectively. IRS is an effective malaria control strategy which kills malaria-transmitting mosquitoes, thereby drastically reducing the number of mosquitoes that can transmit malaria in the targeted area. […]

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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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