Protecting employees without community-wide programmes

It may be that the decision is made to focus malaria control measures on the workforce alone, without expansion to local communities. (Though, click here to read more about why expanding control measures to the local communities may be useful).

If a strategy of focusing only on the workforce is chosen then vector control efforts may be in place within but not outside the fence; yet local employees may be on rotation and returning regularly to home communities outside the fence. Measures to limit the malaria risk in employees at all times could include:

Examples of successful industry malaria control programmes
Sources of technical support and advice