Detection Beatchagas

DETECtIoN

IN SITU SCREENING

n 2008 we began to attend the Fiesta de la Patria Boliviana, in Badalona, Catalonia. On those first occasions, information was offered, and whoever wished to do the Chagas test was scheduled for another day at the sanitary facilities. After several years, and seeing the good acceptance by the population, since 2014 they began to perform on-site screening in the City of Barcelona, usually within the framework of the Bolivian Homeland Festival, although in recent years. They have also been performed in other contexts, such as concerts (Los Kjarkas - 2017)

STRENGTHENING OF A POPULAR ORGANIZATION

En el transcurso de una intervención con un enfoque de epidemiología comunitaria  del Cecomet  y del distrito de Salud  S. Lorenzo  en  6 comunidades indígenas AWA del Norte de la  provincia de Esmeraldas, Ecuador, el hallazgo de algunos  triatominos dio inicio a un proceso de investigación participativa