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Demonstrations for tick and tsetse control

Demonstrations for tick and tsetse control was set up by the Ministry and is being maintained by the districts.

The department of Entomology in the Directorate of Animal Resources designed community sensitization materials (articles,radio programs and training materials). Using these materials veterinary and para-veterinary staff and CAHWs were trained in tsetse fly and tick control methods.  
The project is funding the dissemination of the information on tsetsefly and tick control through the local radio stations, local newspapers and community gatherings.

The Ministry under RPLRP Procuredtsetse traps and 6000 litres of deltamethrin pour-on for tsetse suppression in the heavily infested areas of Kaabong and Kotido districts.