National Strategy for Malaria Control and PreElimination 2011-2015, Lao People's Democratic Republic
The first section of this document provides background information relevant to the strategic plan for malaria control in Lao PDR. It includes a brief country profile, the health system and an overview of malaria (covering epidemiology, history and the current situation).
The second section describes the National Strategy for Malaria Control and Elimination 2011-2015, description of the program framework, budgets, quantification of commodities and related indicators.
Projected outcomes will be achieved through the implementation of activities grouped under eight program objectives:
(1) Optimize the functionality of national malaria control and elimination efforts by strengthening program management.
(2) Maximize access to effective vector control and personal protection measures.
(3) Improve access to early, effective diagnosis for malaria.
(4) Support routine case management for malaria in all public sector health facilities, at community level in Stratum 3 villages and in selected private sector health facilities in more endemic districts.
(5) Strengthen routine Malaria Information System.
(6) Maintain malaria epidemic preparedness and response capabilities.
(7) Progressively roll out malaria elimination in selected provinces.
(8) Maximize utilization of malaria services through IEC/BCC and strengthen community mobilization efforts especially in elimination provinces.
More Trending Topic Malaria SBCC Strategies resources
- Integrated Management Strategy for Dengue Prevention and Control
- Risk Communication and Community Engagement for Zika Virus Prevention and Control
- Dengue: Guidelines for Diagnosis, Treatment, Prevention and Control
- Plan de Contingence du Systeme des Nations Unies pour une Epidemie de Fievre Hemorragique a Virus Ebola
- Generic Algorithm to Aid Action Planning at District and Regional Levels
- Plan Strategique 2011-2015 de Lutte Contre le Paludisme au Burkina Faso
- SBCC Strategy for the Expanded Program on Immunization, 2011-2015 [Namibia]
- Plan de Communicacion de la Lutte contre le Paludisme 2013-2015
- National Strategic Plan for Malaria Control and Elimination in Thailand, 2011- 2016
- National Malaria Control Programme Strategic Plan, 2009-2015 Sierra Leone