Integrated vector management (IVM) directory of resources


Advocacy and community participation

Links to resources for outreach activities to promote public awareness and community support for implementation of IVM, or environmental management strategies associated with IVM.

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    Community Participation and Health Education for Dengue Control: A Collaborative Project between the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) and the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB).
    http://www.paho.org/English/AD/DPC/CD/den-bid-idb-pjt.htm
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    Dengue and dengue haemorrhagic fever. Geneva, World Health Organization Social Mobilization and Training Team, 2001 (WHO/CDS/CPE/SMT/2001.9).
    http://whqlibdoc.who.int/hq/2001/WHO_CDS_CPE_SMT_2001.9.pdf
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    Issue brief series: vector-borne diseases. Geneva, World Health Organization (WHO), Healthy Environments for Children Alliance.
    http://www.who.int/heca/infomaterials/en/vector-borne.pdf
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    Padilla M. Qualitative evaluation of a behavior change tool: experiences with the 'NEPRAM' method among planners of the dengue prevention strategy in the Dominican Republic. Washington, DC, United States Agency for International Development, 2001.
    http://www.dec.org/pdf_docs/PNACW520.pdf
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    Parks W, Lloyd L. Planning social mobilization and communication for dengue fever prevention and control: a step-by-step guide. Geneva, World Health Organization, 2004.
    http://whqlibdoc.who.int/publications/2004/9241591072.pdf
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    Pesticide evaluation scheme. Geneva, World Health Organization Social Mobilization and Training Team, 2001 (WHO/CDS/CPE/SMT/2001.10).
    http://whqlibdoc.who.int/hq/2001/WHO_CDS_CPE_SMT_2001.10.pdf
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    Raju AK. Community mobilization in Aedes aegypti control programme by source reduction in peri-urban district of Lautoka, Viti Levu, Fiji Islands. Dengue Bulletin, 2003, 27:149-156.
    http://w3.whosea.org/LinkFiles/Dengue_Bulletin_Volume_27_ch20.pdf
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    Roll Back Malaria Information Fact Sheets Series. Including: What is Malaria; Malaria in Africa; Malaria in Pregnancy; Insecticide-Treated Mosquito Nets; Children and Malaria; RBM and Complex Emergencies; Epidemic Prediction and response; Facts on ACTs; Economic Costs of Malaria; Monitoring and Evaluation. http://rbm.who.int/cmc_upload/0/000/015/372/RBMInfosheet_1.htm
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    Rosenbaum J et al. Community participation in dengue prevention and control: a survey of knowledge, attitudes, and practice in Trinidad and Tobago. American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, 1995, 53(2):111–117.
    http://www.ajtmh.org/
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    Vector control. Geneva, World Health Organization Social Mobilization and Training Team, 2001 (WHO/CDS/CPE/SMT/2001.14).
    http://whqlibdoc.who.int/hq/2001/WHO_CDS_CPE_SMT_2001.14.pdf
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