Design, Implementation, and Evaluation of a School Insecticide-Treated Net Distribution Program in Cross River State, Nigeria

Angela AcostaEmmanuel ObiRichmond Ato SelbyIyam UgotMatthew LynchMark MaireKassahun BelayAbidemi OkechukwuUwem InyangJessica KafukoGeorge GreerLilia GerbergMegan FotheringhamHannah Koenker and Albert Kilian

Global Health Science and Practice 2018,  6:1

Three years following a mass bed net distribution campaign, the addition of school-based distribution to antenatal care (ANC) distribution in Cross River State, Nigeria, increased household ownership of any net to nearly 80%, whereas ownership in the comparison area was below 50%. School distribution was nearly equitable among rich and poor, and very few households obtained nets from both ANC and schools, suggesting complementary reach.

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