The Alliance for Malaria Prevention, a subgroup of the Roll Back Malaria Partnership, has supported the the Democratic Republic of Congo's efforts to fight malaria, distributing 1.4 million insecticide-treated bed nets...
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...Which were were transported by canoe, truck, bus, bicycle and foot to reach more than 2,000 rural and urban vaccination points.
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Coupled with existing immunization networks, health workers assisted in facilitating the roll-out.
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Unwrapped and in the open, these precious gifts...
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...Were eagerly awaited by little children...
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....And adults who have been affected by the civil war and ongoing violence that has decimated the health infrastructure, leaving them without adequate medical care.
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The arrival of bed nets in this community was cause for celebration.
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