Tag: kenya


Children play after receiving bed nets at Iringo B primary school in Mwanza, Tanzania.
© 2016 Riccardo Gangale/USAID, Courtesy of Photoshare

CCP to Help Evaluate New Spatial Repellent for Mosquitoes

“There’s a need for new tools to complement what’s already available and to protect people during times, and in settings, where people are at risk but net use is not feasible,” says CCP's April Monroe, who is part of the $33.7 million grant from Unitaid.


A young Rael Odengo, left, conducts a radio interview in Western Kenya.

‘I Am Who I Am Because of the Show’

In rural Kenya in the mid-1990s, Rael Odengo had no running water, but the teen had a radio. The Youth Variety Show was her only way to get family planning information. Now, at CCP, she creates the kind of programs that shaped her youth.