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U.S. President’s Malaria Initiative, VectorLink

Project dates: 2018-2022

Client type: International Organizations

Key topics: Gender and Inclusive Development, Health, Learning and Capacity Strengthening, Technical Assistance

Related Country(ies): Global

Region: Global

EnCompass provides technical assistance to develop capacity assessment tools and country-specific capacity building plans, activities, and materials related to vector control strategies, such as indoor residual spraying (IRS) and insecticide-treated bed nets. EnCompass is also integrating gender by contributing to a project-wide gender integration policy and principles, including gender equity messaging for vector control training materials. EnCompass delivers these services for a consortium led by Abt Associates.

EnCompass is poised to deliver:

  • Training plans, curriculum, and materials to strengthen vector control interventions
  • Assistance in conducting local government training programs
  • Capacity assessment tools and assistance with documenting and analyzing activities
  • A project-wide gender integration strategy
  • Training design and delivery on gender integration in the context of vector control activities for project staff and local government
  • Strategies to ensure the protection of women who participate in vector control activities
  • Gender integration assessment tools and evaluations before and after vector control interventions to collect evidence for continually improving gender equality

For information about how to work with us in a U.S. President’s Malaria Initiative-supported country, please contact Linda James (ljames@encompassworld.com).

Courtney Carr

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Communications Specialist

Courtney Carr is EnCompass’ Communications Specialist, supporting the internal and external messaging and communications initiatives. She brings her knowledge and skills in writing, social media, video production, event planning and television news and radio production to the position. Before joining EnCompass, Ms. Carr worked at Community Science as a business development coordinator. She received her BA in Broadcast Journalism at Pennsylvania State University and holds a MA in Strategic Communication from American University.

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