Village Health Teams in Uganda's Ntungamo District lead the fight against Malaria

"Out of every ten children I test, I find only two to three children positive with malaria.”

Edmond Mwebembezi
Bazimbana Fenehasi is one of the UNICEF Village Health Team members trained to handle malaria among children under five years in Ntungamo district. Bazimbana is attached to Kabingo village. Here, he routinely moves door to door to deliver health services among which is health education on how to prevent malaria, malaria testing using RDTs and management of simple malaria cases among children under 5 years with coatem tablets. This was in Kabingo village in Ntungamo district on April 20m 2023.
UNICEF/UN0832277/Wamala
24 April 2023