U.S. Embassy Fghts Malaria in N’Djamena

Ambassador James Knight, U.S. Embassy Medical Unit personnel and Europ Assistance staff pose with orphans who received mosquito nets.
Ambassador James Knight, U.S. Embassy Medical Unit personnel and Europ Assistance staff pose with orphans who received mosquito nets.

On September 30, 2015, Ambassador James Knight attended a mosquito net donation at SOS Village d’Enfants in N’Djamena.  The donation was a joint venture between the U.S. Embassy N’Djamena and local medical center Europ Assistance to decrease malaria cases.  Two hundred mosquito nets were donated to orphaned children living at the facility, as well as to neighborhood children attending school at SOS Village d’Enfants.  Ambassador Knight praised SOS Village d’Enfants on their commendable work with the children and the community.  During his visit he met with children and staff members.