Manual to monitor and assess the impact of vaccinations and other childhood interventions on morbidity and mortality in Nouna HDSS

28 Sep 2015

The research area of the CRSN is located in a district in northwest Burkina Faso, 300 km from the capital, Ouagadougou. It has about 90,000 inhabitants, settled over 1.775 Km². The Nouna area is a dry orchard savannah, populated almost exclusively with subsistence farmers of various ethnic groups. The area has a sub-Saharan climate, with a mean annual rainfall of 796 mm (range 483-1083 mm) over the past five decades.