Mosquito Nets for Those in Need
At least 3% of the population in Tanzania aged over 16 years old are infected with HIV & AIDS (2011). AIDS has resulted in an estimated 1.3 million orphaned children (2011). Many families live in communities affected by HIV & AIDS, with their chances of dying from malaria being increased because of their low and impaired immune system
Children under 5 years of age are one of most vulnerable groups affected by malaria. There were an estimated 438,000 malaria deaths around the world in 2015, of which approximately 69% were in children under 5 years of age (WHO, 2016)
So far with your support, we have been able to help protect over 500 families from malaria.
£4.50 can protect three small children
Sleeping under a mosquito bed net protects individuals from malaria but sadly not all communities get access to these simple yet effective pieces of personal protection. We want to give them access!
Mosquito Nets Save Lives
"Malaria kills an African child every 30 seconds, and remains one of the most important threats to the health of pregnant women and their newborns" -Carol Bellamy, Executive Director of UNICEF
Help prevent needless deaths in Tanzania, Donate!
- £4.50 buys a mosquito bed net that can save the lives of two children
- £9.00 buys 2 mosquito bed nets than can protect a family of four
- £225 buys enough mosquito bed nets to protect a small village community