Fondation Merieux

A family foundation dedicated to fighting infectious diseases

Pilot project for the fight against malaria in Kpewa village

Pilot project for the fight against malaria in Kpewa village
  • Organisation: Association Santé Plus

  • Benifiting country: Togo

For two months an awareness campaign among opinion leaders and the community was carried out. It promoted the fight against maternal mortality, prenatal consultations and the monitoring of pregnancies.

Sixteen members of the Village Development Committee in the village of Kpéwa were trained for 5 days in the diagnosis and monitoring of patients suffering from malaria. Five hundred impregnated bednets were distributed to pregnant women and children under three years old.

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