Armed Forces Pest Management Board (AFPMB)

Armed Forces Pest Management Board (AFPMB)

Consultation date: 01 October 2015

Malaria elimination strategy

The Armed Forces Pest Management Board (AFPMB) recommends policy, provides guidance, and coordinates the exchange of information on all matters related to pest management throughout the Department of Defense (DoD).

The AFPMB's mission is to ensure that environmentally sound and effective programs are present to prevent pests and disease vectors from adversely affecting DoD operations.

To support its mission, the Board will:

  • Promote integrated pest management, biopesticides and least toxic pesticides for installations and deployments.
  • Advocate personal protection measures against vector-borne diseases.

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