Benifiting country: Madagascar
Project in Marogoaika cooperative
Ten standpipes have been built in three villages (Ambatopaikafo, Marogoaika, Marofangady) giving access to drinking water. Two educational sessions on HIV / AIDS, malaria and hygiene were conducted in each of the six villages in the Marogoaika cooperative. The hygiene education targeted specifically the children and was carried out with games.
A midwife has been trained in the use of rapid tests for HIV and malaria.
A health committee has been set up with the aim of continuing the prevention in villages throughout the year.
Project in Vasiana cooperative
A primary healthcare centre has been built in the rural village of Beakanga. Educational sessions on HIV / AIDS, malaria and hygiene were held for the population.