by Shabbir Lalji, Jeremiah M Ngondi, Narjis G Thawer et al.
Glob Health Sci Pract 2016;4(2):251-263
13 pp. 1.6 MB
A school-based net distribution program, piloted in the Southern Zone of Tanzania to sustain ≥80% universal net coverage previously attained through mass campaigns, successfully issued nets to nearly all eligible students and teachers. Keys to success included:
- Effective collaboration between the Ministry of Health, local government, and implementing partners
- Social mobilization to sensitize the community about the importance of net use
- Development of a mobile application to facilitate data collection and analysis