WHO-VCAG evaluation of the MCD proto’s

Two extensive dossiers describing the MCD prototypes “Eave Tubes” and “SmartPatch” are currently being examined by the World Health Organization’s Vector Control Advisory Group (WHO-VCAG). The VCAG published its annual report in October …

Consortium meeting in Brussels

Following our midterm report, all consortium partners gathered in Brussels to discuss the plans and activities for the second half of our project. During this meeting, which took place from …

Dutch TV in the Kilombero valley

A Dutch TV crew recently visited Tanzania to document progress with the eave tube studies and rollout in the Kilombero valley. They documented research at the Ifakara Health Institute, collaborative …

The MCD screenhouse

At this moment a new screenhouse is being built for the MCD project at Ifakara. The screenhouse will consist of multiple enclosed test compartments, in which mosquitoes can be released, kept …

EU Innovation Convention 2014

The MCD project was selected  as one out of 12 showcases demonstrating innovative ideas and products at the Innovation Convention of the EU. The  convention will take place on 10 and 11 …