Integrated vector management (IVM) directory of resources


Guidance

Guidance on implementing IVM and/or on the application of specific environmental interventions that may be part of an IVM strategy, as well as on assessment of cost-effectiveness.

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    Action plan for the reduction of reliance on DDT in disease vector control. Geneva, World Health Organization, 2001 (WHO/SDE/WSH/01.5).
    http://whqlibdoc.who.int/hq/2001/WHO_SDE_WSH_01.5.pdf
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    Birley M. Guidelines for forecasting the vector-borne disease implications of water resources development. Geneva, World Health Organization/Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations/United Nations Environment Programme/United Nations Centre for Human Settlements, 1991 (PEEM Guidelines Series 2, 2nd ed.) (WHO/CWS/91.3).
    http://whqlibdoc.who.int/hq/1991/WHO_CWS_91.3_(part1).pdf http://whqlibdoc.who.int/hq/1991/WHO_CWS_91.3_(part2).pdf
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    Environmental Health Project. Advancing environmental health for disease prevention: past experiences and future priorities, lessons learned from EHP 1999–2004. Washington, DC, United States Agency for International Development, 2004:15–21.
    http://www.ehproject.org/PDF/Lessons_Learned/LLBookletComplete.pdf
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    Feliciangeli MD et al. Chagas disease control in Venezuela: lessons for the Andean region and beyond. Trends in Parasitology, 2003, 19(1):44–49. (Abstract only)
    http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez/query.fcgi?cmd=Retrieve&db=PubMed&list_uids=12488226&dopt=Abstract
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    Guidelines for integrated vector management. Harare, World Health Organization Regional Office for Africa, 2003.
    http://www.afro.who.int/vbc/framework-guidelines/guide_integrated_vector_management.pdf
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    Guidelines for vector control needs assessment. Harare, World Health Organization Regional Office for Africa, 2003.
    http://www.afro.who.int/vbc/framework-guidelines/guide_vector_control_needs_assessment.pdf
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    Improved housing and spraying to fight the spread of Chagas' disease. Ottawa, International Development Research Centre, Canada, 2003.
    http://web.idrc.ca/en/ev-26951-201-1-DO_TOPIC.html#Introduction
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    Integrated vector management in the World Health Organization African Region: steps towards implementation. Harare, World Health Organization Regional Office for Africa, 2004.
    http://www.afro.who.int/vbc/framework-guidelines/ivm-steps-implementation.pdf
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    Lloyd L. Best practices for dengue prevention and control in the Americas. Washington, DC, Environmental Health Project (EHP), United States Agency for International Development, 2003 (EHP Strategic Report, No. 7).
    http://www.dec.org/pdf_docs/PNACS031.pdf
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    Najera JA, Zaim M. Malaria vector control: decision making criteria and procedures for judicious use of insecticides. Geneva, World Health Organization, 2003 (WHO/CDS/WHOPES/2002.5 Rev.1).
    http://whqlibdoc.who.int/hq/2003/WHO_CDS_WHOPES_2002.5_Rev.1.pdf
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    Phillips M, Mills A, Dye C. Guidelines for cost-effectiveness analysis of vector control. Geneva, World Health Organization/Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations/United Nations Environment Programme/United Nations Centre for Human Settlements, 1993 (PEEM Guidelines Series 3) (WHO/CWS/93.4) [unpublished].
    http://whqlibdoc.who.int/hq/1993/WHO_CWS_93.4.pdf
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    Prevention and control of dengue and dengue haemorrhagic fever – comprehensive guidelines. New Delhi, World Health Organization Regional Office for South-East Asia, 1999 (Regional Publication No. 29).
    http://w3.whosea.org/LinkFiles/Regional_Guidelines_on_Dengue_DHF_prevention_&_control_searo-29.pdf
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    Tiffen M. Guidelines for the incorporation of health safeguards into irrigation projects through intersectoral cooperation. Geneva, World Health Organization/Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations/United Nations Environment Programme/United Nations Centre for Human Settlements, 1991 (PEEM Guidelines Series 1, 2nd ed.) (WHO/CWS/91.2).
    http://whqlibdoc.who.int/hq/1991/WHO_CWS_91.2.pdf
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