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Seventh annual meeting of the Vector Control Working Group

06 - 02 - 2012 to 08 - 02 - 2012
Geneva, Switzerland


Members of the RBM Vector Control Working Group have gathered for their 7th Annual Meeting to discuss urgent and emerging issues and establish a work plan for 2012.

General Information

Report of the 7th Annual VCWG Meeting

Meeting agenda

List of participants

Communique of the Meeting


Meeting Summary

Vector Control Working Group Budget

Lessons Learned and the Way Forward

Robert Newman - Sustaining the gains in malaria control and elimination: the critical role of vector control

Jason Peat - AMP

Marc Coosemans & Chusak Prasittusuk - Progresses

Don de Savigny & Jayne Webster - Continuous LLIN Distribution Systems Update

Albert Kilian - Durability of LLIN in the Field: Update 2011 and plans

Indoor Residual House Spraying Work Stream Update

Steve Lindsay - Larval Source Management Work Stream: Update and plans

Raman Velayudhan and Jacob Williams - IVM update


Olivier Briët et al.: Epidemiological effectiveness of ITNs in the presence of pyrethroid resistance

Olivier Briët et al.: Predicting the effective lifetime of nets against malaria by micro-simulation



Insecticide Resistance

Outdoor Malaria Transmission

Continuous LLIN Distribution Systems

Durability of LLIN in the Field


  • Larval Source Management
  • Optimizing Evidence for Vector Control Interventions
  • Entomological Monitoring and Integrated Vector Management (IVM)