UNHCR (United Nations High Commission for Refugees) has asked bloggers to give this campaign by Nothing But Nets some promotion.  Unfortunately, the majority of displaced people in the world live in malarial areas, and malaria is the greatest causes of death in refuge camps.

This fall, Nothing But Nets will work closely with UNHCR to send urgently-needed bed nets to more than 630,000 refugees in four countries where the threat is greatest. 

Looking for a way to give a gift this holiday season that has some meaning?
How about some bed nets?

Here’s a video that describes some of the dire conditions:

You can read more about the 4 countries that are being targeted in this campaign here:

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Posted by Gwen Pearson

Writer. Nerd. Insect Evangelist. Have you heard the good news? BUGS!

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  1. a bunch more videos here:

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