Evaluation of intensified behaviour change communication strategies in an artemisinin resistance setting

The use of integrated behavior change communication supported positive improvements in both attitudes and behaviors among the population with regard to malaria compared to mass media approaches only.

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Publication date: April 2016
Source: Malaria Journal

Strategies and approaches to vector control in nine malaria-eliminating countries: a cross-case study analysis

Country experiences in the Eliminating Malaria Case Study Series were reviewed to identify success factors on the road to elimination using a cross-case study analytic approach. Most countries aligned with integrated vector management, all programmes conducted entomological surveillance, and indoor residual spraying (IRS) and bednets were commonly used. There were several examples of severe reductions or halting of IRS coverage and subsequent resurgence of malaria.

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Publication date: January 2016
Source: Malaria Journal