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Vector Control Working Group (VCWG)

Insecticide Resistance Work Stream

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Leaders:
Prof Janet Hemingway, LSTM, UK
Prof Maureen Coetzee, Wits University, South Africa
Working Group Secretariat:
Dr Konstantina Boutsika (Swiss TPH)
Next meeting:
TBD

Rapidly increasing insecticide resistance threatens to undermine recent gains against malaria in Africa. Work steam partners are expanding monitoring sites, standardizing procedures and reporting, developing a global strategic plan for insecticide resistance and providing more coordinated support as national resistance management strategies are developed and implemented.

Insecticide resistance map 2010
Source: The technical basis for coordinated action against
insecticide resistance. GMP Meetinng Report. WHO 2010, p 35.
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