Stories

Reducing Costs and Expanding Coverage

PMI VectorLink Rwanda Goes Beyond the Call to Action to Protect More People from Malaria. Indoor residual spraying (IRS) is one of the most effective vector control interventions that kills malaria-carrying mosquitoes by spraying insecticide on walls, ceilings and other […]

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Mobilizing the Masses Against Malaria

A Collaborative Commitment to Health Helps Rwanda Drastically Reduce Malaria Cases and Related Deaths. Imagine. It is coming toward the end of a stressful week, and you have finally made it home after a long day at work. You remember […]

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Fighting Malaria and Poverty

Kirehe District in Rwanda Thrives as Indoor Residual Spraying Keeps Community Healthy and Malaria-Free. Before the sun meets the sky, indoor residual spraying (IRS) spray operators make their way from their home to the local IRS operations site where they […]

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PMI VectorLink in Rwanda – A Photo Story

Indoor Residual Spraying Doesn’t Just Save Lives, It Changes Them. The U.S President’s Malaria Initiative (PMI) VectorLink Project deploys indoor residual spraying (IRS) in Kirehe and Nyagatare District located in Rwanda’s Eastern Province. These districts once carried the highest malaria […]

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It Takes A Village to Fight Malaria

PMI VectorLink Gains Community Support for IRS and Malaria Control Interventions in Uganda. Maria Wamagali is no stranger to malaria and the deepest sorrow it can bring having lost four children to the disease. In fact, in her village of […]

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