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Ifakara forms winning team at Nane Nane show

(Morogoro) Ifakara Health Institute was among institutions which formed ‘the dream team’ that was picked by judges as the second best exhibitor at the Farmers’ Show for eastern zone exhibitors …

Talk by IHI scientist on TED crosses a million views mark

(Dar es Salaam) A talk on the biology of mosquitoes by IHI seasoned researcher Fredros Okumu on – an international platform holding conferences and posting talks online – has …

Recent Projects

Sustainable, Healthy, Learning Cities and Neighbourhoods

The Sustainable, Healthy, Learning Cities and Neighbourhoods is an exciting project in which IHI works with a consortium of partners from Asia and Africa to 1) develop capacity for improved …

Development of a new tool for malaria mosquito surveillance to improve vector control

Malaria transmission is influenced not only by vector abundance, but as well by demographic traits such as vector species and age structure, as these influence the intensity by which the …

Evaluation of household ownership and usage of long lasting insecticide treated nets distributed through school nets programs (LLINs)

This is an evaluation of household ownership and usage of long-lasting insecticide treated nets (LLINs) delivered through school based distribution in specific geographic areas of Tanzania, also called School Net Program -3 (SNP 3). The study is implemented in Lindi, Mtwara, and Ruvuma Regions of Tanzania as well as in the Lake Zone. The primary outcomes are 1) proportion of households with at least one LLIN,  2) Proportion of households with at least one LLIN for every two persons in the households, and 3) Proportion of defacto population with access to an LLIN within their household.

Lead Scientists:

Esther Elisaria


Johns Hopkins University
Tulane University


Tulane university

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