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School Social Mobilization on Malaria Elimination Program
Description/achievement of initiative

The initiative seek to ensure healthy lives and promote well being for people of all ages especial mothers of reproductive age and under five children by mobilizing schools in malaria elimination. The program impact will reduce out of pocket health expenditure on malaria commodity, thereby reducing extreme poverty for all people especially the vulnerable rural population, promote access to health care services and universal health coverage and number of malaria associated illness and deaths and malaria epidemic in Nigeria and Africa region.

Implementation methodologies

1. Consultative meetings and Advocacy visits to Ministry of Education, School Proprietress, Post Primary School Management Board2. School Social Mobilization 3. Capacity building training on Malaria Prevention and Environmental sanitation and hygiene4. Monitoring & Evaluation of the inputs, outputs, outcome and the impact of the program5. Project Administrations

Arrangements for Capacity-Building and Technology Transfer

1. Capacity building training on Malaria basic2. Capacity building on the effect of Malaria in Pregnancy3. Capacity building on the impact of malaria on feotus, neonate, and infants4. Prevention of Malaria using LLITN, Intermittent Residual Spraying, 5. Treatment using ACT6. Promotion of Antenatal Care Visits

Coordination mechanisms/governance structure

Implementing partners - Daniel Iroegbu Global Dental Health Care Foundation (Field Partner) - Schools - Peers - Households


Ministries of Health and Education, Post Primary School Management Board, Malaria Consortium, & Roll Back Malaria
Progress reports
Goal 1
1.1 - By 2030, eradicate extreme poverty for all people everywhere, currently measured as people living on less than $1.25 a day
1.2 - By 2030, reduce at least by half the proportion of men, women and children of all ages living in poverty in all its dimensions according to national definitions
1.4 - By 2030, ensure that all men and women, in particular the poor and the vulnerable, have equal rights to economic resources, as well as access to basic services, ownership and control over land and other forms of property, inheritance, natural resources, appropriate new technology and financial services, including microfinance
1.a - Ensure significant mobilization of resources from a variety of sources, including through enhanced development cooperation, in order to provide adequate and predictable means for developing countries, in particular least developed countries, to implement programmes and policies to end poverty in all its dimensions
Goal 3
3.1 - By 2030, reduce the global maternal mortality ratio to less than 70 per 100,000 live births
3.2 - By 2030, end preventable deaths of newborns and children under 5 years of age, with all countries aiming to reduce neonatal mortality to at least as low as 12 per 1,000 live births and under-5 mortality to at least as low as 25 per 1,000 live births
3.3 - By 2030, end the epidemics of AIDS, tuberculosis, malaria and neglected tropical diseases and combat hepatitis, water-borne diseases and other communicable diseases
3.8 - Achieve universal health coverage, including financial risk protection, access to quality essential health-care services and access to safe, effective, quality and affordable essential medicines and vaccines for all
Annual reports
Quarterly reports
Semi-annual reports
Financing (in USD)
50,000 USD
In-kind contribution
Poster and Malaria commodities
Staff / Technical expertise
Public Health Consultants, Nurses, Medical Laboratory Scientist and Pharmacist

Basic information
Time-frame: 04/2016 - 05/2020
Ministries of Health and Education, Post Primary School Management Board, Malaria Consortium, & Roll Back Malaria
Contact information
Iroegbu Daniel Ifegwu, Mr, dannyogwo@yahoo.com
United Nations