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Vector Control Working Group (VCWG)

Durability of LLIN in the Field Work Stream

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Dr Albert Kilian, Tropical Health, Spain
Dr Steve Smith, CDC, USA
Working Group Secretariat:
Dr Konstantina Boutsika (Swiss TPH)
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Recognizing that LLINs have a variable lifespan both in terms of physical condition, insecticidal effect and perceived usefulness depending on the geographic and cultural context, this group collaborates with WHOPES and GMP to develop guidelines for determination of LLIN durability in the field and recommendations to help extend product lifespan.

Determination of Strength of Mosquito nets
Photos : Determination of Strength of Mosquito nets presentation
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