Many new mosquito nets in PNG not being used | Pacific Beat

Many new mosquito nets in PNG not being used

Many new mosquito nets in PNG not being used

Updated 20 February 2013, 18:22 AEST

Three million insecticide treated mosquito bednets have been distributed free of change to households across Papua New Guinea in the past three years.

But a recent survey by the Institute of Medical Research in PNG has discovered that many people aren't using them.

The Institute's Doctor Justin Pulford, explains some of the finding to Heather Jarvis.

Presenter: Heather Jarvis

Speaker: Doctor Justin Pulford from Papua New Guinea's Institute of Medical Research

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