At the same time, MSF complements the chemoprevention programmes with systematic detection and treatment of child malnutrition and other diseases, which increases the impact on children’s health.
A medical staff draws blood from children who were identified as having fever in the screening phase of the chemio-prophylaxis mass campaign circuit. In case the children are already sick with Malaria they are supposed to get a full treatment instead of the prophylaxis. The chemio-prophylaxis mass campaign supported by Médecins sans Frontières. Photo taken in Bara, Ansongo, Gao Region, Mali.