- Causes of death around the World – see useful links. Compare the countries and the reasons for death and current life expectancy.
- Starfish TV - See "Malaria in Malawi." Discuss what you see and treatment.
- Share a healthy living plan with your link school: (a) What would you include in this? (b) Upload your findings onto the Case study pin board (see below) (c) Share your findings with your link school.
Optional - Do a survey amongst the school of absenteeism in the last 12 months. List the common reasons. Compare these to the link school.
Optional - Visit a local health centre/interview a Dr and find out about treatment for common sicknesses in the community.
Optional – View the other links and videos.
Upload your findings on the Case Study Pinboard - Using the Eco Study Template Schools in Malawi will be doing the same project and will upload their information to share with you.
Health and Sanitation - Useful Links
Causes of death in Malawi by %, UK and around the World!(must see)!
Malawi major infectious diseases - Thesaurus of diseases in Malawi.
Poverty and Healthcare in Malawi- Explains the main issues of poverty.
Water Aid Malawi - The impact of water shortages on health.
Images of water in Malawi- Good photos for wall presentation.
Water, sanitation and hygiene promotion fromUNICEF- Short report of situation in Malawi.
Images of water pollution in Malawi.
Starfishers - Useful Downloads
20 questions about health in Malawi- A multi choice quiz discovering healthcare in Malawi.
20 questions Malawi Fact sheet- An extension on the teaching about the 20 questions.
20 questions from the UK - A game to play in Malawi with multiple choice.
Walk to School flyer - Encourage children in the UK to walk to school rather than go by car.
Healthy heart exercise plan - Ways to keep fit.
Starfish TV - Useful Internet Videos