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According researchers, although the negative effects of large dams on malaria transmission is known in Sub-Saharan Africa, evidence on the potential impacts of both small and large dams is lacking.

The study published in Scientific Reports examined the relative impacts of small and large dams on malaria transmission in four river basins in Sub-Saharan Africa: the Volta in West Africa, the Limpopo in Southern Africa, the Omo-Turkana in East Africa and the Zambezi in Southern Africa.

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