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Description

This outlines the strategies used to manage and improve disease control. The work of the Merlin Charity in Kenya is used as a case study. Merlin's work combines practical measures, such as improving sanitation, as well as education. The economic impact of malaria at a personal and national level is also discussed in the clip.
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First broadcast:
4 March 2004

Classroom Ideas

Ask pupils to write down all the ways that malaria can be effectively controlled. Ask pupils which method they think is the most effective in controlling malaria. Alternatively ask pupils to draw a flow diagram to show how malaria can lead to poverty.