Educating communities on mosquito-borne diseases
We’re harnessing the power of local educational efforts and partnerships to help families protect themselves from mosquito-borne diseases.
Protection beyond products
Fighting mosquito-borne diseases with education
As part of our efforts toward helping families take action to protect themselves from mosquito-borne diseases, we equip them with vital resources.
Our disease prevention efforts include working hard to educate families about how to avoid insects that may carry diseases — especially those like malaria and dengue that are transmitted by female Aedes mosquitoes.
Education in action
Partnerships and initiatives that build awareness
How do we spread vital knowledge about mosquito-borne diseases? Through collaborations with local government, sharing information in-store, product sampling and more.
Sponsored by SC Johnson brands including Raid®, Autan®, OFF!® and Baygon®, these programs take place in locations around the world making a difference as an important way to build awareness about the possible transmission of mosquito-borne diseases.
A spotlight on our Chau Mosquito campaign
Currently, SC Johnson’s “Chau Mosquito” campaign program is making a difference in Argentina, Paraguay and Uruguay. It includes mosquito prevention education and training on how to use repellents to best fight mosquito-borne disease.
The program develops a wide range of materials and resources, both printed and digital, for health professionals and institutions, teachers and schools, and community leaders and organizations.
Since the program’s inception in 2016, SC Johnson has reached 900,000 families with educational resources and more than 1 million donated SC Johnson products.
Our impact, through 2020
Started in 2016
70 training sessions held
5,000 community agents trained
900,000 families reached
1 million SC Johnson products donated
“Dengue and other mosquito-borne diseases can have a devastating impact on the lives of individuals and on communities. With donations such as these and through educational programs, we’re committed to helping families protect themselves against mosquitoes.”
Fisk Johnson - Chairman and CEO, SC Johnson