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Are there any buildings in your village that have a bat infestation? Have you ever noticed any weird odors as you walk through your courtyard or past your CSPS, schools, youth house, etc?
There's a common misconception among many villagers that bat-proofing has to be costly or hurt the bats, but in reality it's only 9,000 CFA to smoke them out and patch the walls! It's an easy project to do and hygiene is a high priority for everyone. Click the title and scroll down to access the one-page handout. You'll learn what materials you need, what steps to take, and how to finance it.
See the attached document below. If you have any questions, feel free to text/call 74 51 03 66