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Spraying has lifted the burden of malaria for many people since 2011, such as Olivia Acayo, a small-scale farmer in Amuru district in northwest Uganda. “Indoor residual spraying against mosquitoes has led to miraculous savings for my family since no one really suffers from malaria episodes anymore,” Acayo said. “I can now focus my energy on growing rice and groundnuts and saving for my children’s school fees.”
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