Malaria Month

Jessi

Malaria is often called ‘palu’ (pah-loo) in Burkina, short for its French name paludism. Though malaria is active year round, like everything else here, it has its own season. When the conditions are best for mosquitos to breed is after rainy season. August- November there are more mosquitos, and thus more malaria.

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Read about Peace Corps Burkina-Faso here

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