International Conference on Bednets
and Other Insecticide-Treated Materials
for the Prevention of Malaria


October 29-31, 1997
Washington, D.C.


Proceedings Report






Contents
Preface by Dennis Carroll
Acknowledgements
Background
Conference Goals
Conference Design
Context
How This Report Is Organized

Plenary Presentations
Review of Bednet Trials: Summary by Christian Lengeler (Swiss Tropical Institute)
Overview of Bednet Experience in Africa: Summary by Deogratias Barakamfitrye (WHO)
Conference Themes
Demand Creation:Summary by Marcia Griffith (The Manoff Group) and John Berman (Population Services International)
Accessibility: Summary by Trevor Penhallrick (Group Africa)
Affordability: Summary by Jane Rowley (MRC Laboratories, Gambia)
Appropriate Use:Summary by Valerie Curtis (Centre Muraz, Burkina Faso)
Work Group Discussions: Relevance of Conference Themes to the Programming Process
Introduction

Overview of Program Steps

Synthesis of Work Group Discussions

Assessment
Planning
Implementation
Monitoring and Evaluation
Agenda for Action
Presentations from Process Groups

USAID's Commitment: Presentation by J. Brian Atwood, USAID Administrator

Meaning of the Conference and Next Steps: Summary by Dennis Carroll



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