Keep Buzz Off Buzzing

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Dear Friends What an amazing work Buzz Off is doing! We often stand in wonder as we look at the results of this project. In Burma alone, over 1,100 people have now been trained, many of them healthcare workers. We have also seen thousands saved from the Pf form of …

More LLIN nets distributed in rural Burma

David Skeat News

Buzz Off has been busy distributing LLIN mosquito nets in remote areas of Burma. In January hundreds of nets were distributed in Kyaut Gyi and Thanphyu Zayat. Rapid diagnostic tests were also given to clinics in these areas. Yangon manager Elizabeth Nwe visited the outlying areas and visited families talking to …

Buzz Off announces new training seminars in Myanmar

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The Buzz Off training team will be travelling to Myanmar in late March to train more malaria vulunteers. Seminars are  currently being arranged in Myawaddy (in Karen State) and Kyaing Tong (in Eastern Shan Sate). The training team will be travelling from Yangon, Holland, England and Australia, and will be …

Buzz Off training team are in Pathein

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The Buzz Off training team are now in Pathein after running seminars in Yangon, Taungoo and Moulmein. So far on this trip more than 70 malaria volunteers have been trained and meetings held with other organisations and government leaders. Today that team met Ms Ga Moe Myat Myat Thu (Government Minister Karen …

Buzz Off team complete week one in Yangon

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The Buzz Off malaria training team have completed the first week of training in Yangon. 22 health care workers came together in Insein to be trained by the team. A great time was had by all. The training team includes nurses from Switzerland and England with other team members coming …

Buzz Off Burma Training set for November 2016

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Buzz Off are sending a training team to Burma to run malaria training seminars in country for the whole of November 2016. The training team are from; Australia, England, The Netherlands, Switzerland and the United States. Burmese trainers will be joining us there and we will be running 4 seminars …

More nets needed in Myanmar

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In 2015 Buzz Off distributed over 7,000 LLIN nets into remote villages in regional Myanmar. This gives an estimated coverage to 21,000 people. In 2016 we are hoping to increase this to 10,000 LLIN nets. We cost each net at $10. These nets keep families safe from Malaria – you …

Mosquito net distribution continues in greater Myanmar

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Buzz Off is continuing to distribute LLIN Nets in greater Myanmar. Recently we receive 100 LLIN nets and have been distributing them through the networks that we have set up through the Malaria seminars we have been running in-country. These nets were distributed in Kachin State a risky place where there …