Maliza jiggers mashinani initiative, registererd under Mungatsi sc youth group works on the jigger eradication program the rural areas of Kenya. The Maliza jiggers mashiinani campaign activities include the registration of jigger victims; providing direct services such as treatment, preventative and rehabilitative services; volunteer training; and partnerships with government institutions, private sector, and the community to help raise public awareness and support for jigger eradication in Kenya.

Awareness Creation: Through continuous use of the media, maliza jiggers mashinani manages to heighten awareness regarding the plight of the millions on poverty stricken people infested with jiggers. The stigma previously associated with jigger infestation is greatly reduced and uninfected members of society have begun to understand that jigger infestation is a result of extreme poverty and not due to issues such as witchcraft and curses. Previously jigger victims were turned away from publi...
Maliza jiggers mashinani initiative, registererd under Mungatsi sc youth group works on the jigger eradication program the rural areas of Kenya. The Maliza jiggers mashiinani campaign activities include the registration of jigger victims; providing direct services such as treatment, preventative and rehabilitative services; volunteer training; and partnerships with government institutions, private sector, and the community to help raise public awareness and support for jigger eradication in Kenya.

Awareness Creation: Through continuous use of the media, maliza jiggers mashinani manages to heighten awareness regarding the plight of the millions on poverty stricken people infested with jiggers. The stigma previously associated with jigger infestation is greatly reduced and uninfected members of society have begun to understand that jigger infestation is a result of extreme poverty and not due to issues such as witchcraft and curses. Previously jigger victims were turned away from public hospitals and health facilities, they are now able to receive treatment.

Registration of Victims: we register children between the ages of 0-12 years, women and men. This data had been very important in the development and implementation of projects in different parts of the country.

Education and Training: maliza jiggers mashinani has trains volunteers, community health workers and community members on the management and control of jigger infestation.

Formation of partnerships and networks: The program engages and forms partnerships with government ministries, corporate organizations, individuals and community based organizations.
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