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World Malaria Day 2015: NetsforLife® Doubles Malaria Net Total, Expands Volunteer Capacity

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NEW YORK – In 2014, Episcopal Relief & Development's NetsforLife® program partnership doubled the number of long-lasting insecticidal nets (LLINs) distributed since the program's inception in 2006, helping to bring malaria protection to new communities and replace worn-out nets from previous distributions.

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Green Hills School and NetsforLife®: Changing the World Through Innovation

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With a desire to have a profound impact on global challenges, Tara and Louis Rossi began researching locally-based NGOs. Their research led the couple to NetsforLife®, Episcopal Relief & Development’s program partnership working to prevent malaria in sub-Saharan Africa. The goal for Green Hills students is to design and build a new kind of clip or net harness, making long-lasting insecticide-treated nets (LLIN) more convenient to use.

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Malaria prevention in Africa

Frequently Asked Questions Focus - Which Millennium Development Goals is NetsforLife® addressing?

In keeping with the goal of holistic development programming, NetsforLife®  addresses several MDGs.

MDG #4 – Reduction in Child Mortality, MDG #5 – Maternal Health,MDG # 6 - Combat HIV/AIDs, Malaria, and other diseases, and MDG #8 – Developing Global Partnerships for Development.

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Nets Distributed

21,922,378
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Nets Distributed

41,726,540
People Reached

Nets Distributed

110,953
Volunteers Trained

Fighting Malaria in Africa

There are an estimated 207 million cases of malaria each year, resulting in nearly 627,000 deaths. The majority of these deaths are children younger than five years old. Join us in the fight against malaria in Africa. Give today.

 

NetsforLife® is a partnership of corporations, foundations, nongovernmental groups, and faith-based organizations working to fight malaria in Africa.

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Every minute a child dies from Malaria

NetsforLife® empowers communities to fight malaria by raising awareness on malaria, providing life-saving training, and distributing insecticide-treated mosquito nets to people in Africa.

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Instilling a Net Culture

A net culture is in place when people understand the protective value of nets, know how to prevent malaria, and understand when to seek effective medical treatment. The result: less sickness, fewer deaths and stronger communities.

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From Sickness to Strength

Empowered communities and behavior change will be the enduring imprint of NetsforLife®. Join us in the fight against malaria. 

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Fighting Malaria in Africa

Malaria, a preventable disease, kills nearly 627,000 people every year - most of them children under five in Africa. NetsforLife® is working to change that.

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Saving Lives with Nets and Education

Capacity building and follow up, to ensure malaria prevention knowledge is sustained, are built into the NetsforLife® model. 

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