Story shared by Ms. Naw Thingyan Win, Village Malaria Volunteer, Myanmar.

My name is Naw Thingyan Win. I have been working as a malaria volunteer (ICMV) of Defeat Malaria project since 2017 representing Kaw Taya village located in Kayin state, Myanmar. In the past, our villagers had really suffered from malaria transmission and there were some cases of death...

Story shared by Ms. Daw Myint Myint Khine, Village Malaria Volunteer,...

My name is Daw Myint Myint Khine. I am a health volunteer (Integrated Community Malaria Volunteer -ICMV) of “Thet Kar Ya” village, Myanmar. I have been providing education concerning malaria prevention, and case diagnosis and management in the village since 2012 under CAP-Malaria Project. Starting from 2017, the Defeat...

Story shared by Mr. Nhoun Niyourk, Village Malaria Worker, Cambodia

My name is Nhoun Niyourk. I am 30 years old, lives in Pukes village, Memang commune together with two daughters and one son. I open a small grocery shop for his living. It was very difficult to get treatment many years ago when I got...

Story shared by Mrs. Chin Srey, Village Malaria Worker, Cambodia

My name is Chin Srey. I am 42 years old farmer, living in Anlong village, Por Chrey commune, Pich Chenda District with three daughters. As my personal experience with malaria, I got infected during my pregnancy. It was very difficult to get treatment for malaria. My...

Story shared by Mr. Mou Samaneath, Mobile Malaria Worker, Cambodia

My name is Mou Samaneath. I am 30 years old farmer lives in Phnom Khiev village, OKrieng commune, Sambo district. I became Mobile Malaria Worker (MMW) In January 2019 because HC staff chose me because I am a primary nurse. I go to the forest...

Story shared by Mrs. So Sokhom, Village Malaria Worker, Cambodia

My name is So Sokhom. I am 42 years old farmer, lives in Okoh village, Okrieng commune, Sambo district with my daughter. In 2016, I started working as a health volunteer. Later, in 2017 till now, I am working as Village Malaria Worker testing malaria...

Story shared by Mr. Ser Channa, Village Malaria Worker, Cambodia

My name is Ser Channa. I am 61 years old. I live with five children and works in cashew nut plantation. I am also a village chief of Sahakran village, Chamkar Andong commune, Chamkar Ler district, Kampong Cham province. As my personal experience, from 1987...

Story shared by Mrs. Chek Channy, village malaria worker, Cambodia

My name is Chek Channy. I am 51 years old and works as a rubber tapper. I live in Sahakreas village, Chamkar Andong commune, Chamkar Ler district, Kampong Cham province, with five children. In my family, my father had malaria once in 1982, when I...

Malaria story shared by Saw Win Tun (program manager assistant, SMRU)

My name is Saw Win Tun. I was born in a war conflict rural village at Karen State in Myanmar as an ethnic minority. At that time, due to a remote area with poor lifestyle and available health services, many people in my village were...