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Village Malaria Workers in Cambodia

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Pix by WHO/Najibullah Habib

 

Malaria is public health problem in Cambodia’s remote communities near forested areas, where villagers work in the jungle as woodcutters. The village malaria worker (VMW) project, run by the Cambodian government’s National Centre for Parasitology, Entomology and Malaria Control (CNM) with technical support from WHO, plays a big role in making these communities accessible for the accurate diagnosis and treatment of malaria.

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Written by malariacontainment

September 30, 2010 at 7:43 pm

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