Impact and cost-effectiveness of focal IRS

Impact and cost-effectiveness of focal IRS


  1. To assess the impact of different strategic IRS allocations on the outcomes of malaria parasite prevalence, household Anopheles density and health facility malaria incidence;
  2. To determine the cost-effectiveness of different strategic IRS allocations;
  3. To implement 3 different strategic IRS allocations during the spray season of 2016;
  4. To strengthen the capacity of the Ministry of Health National Malaria Control Centre and local partners in determining where and when to apply limited vector control resources.

PI Institution(s)

Principal Investigator (PI)

Funding source(s)


Key facts

  • Dates
    Sep 2014 to Dec 2017
    Funding amount
    • Zambia

MESA tags

  • Methodology
    Economics, Entomology, Geospatial Analysis, Operational research
    Impact of interventions