We are very grateful to the Prime Minister’s Office, MOHCDGEC, PORALG and Dodoma DCs for allowing us to conduct the study. We extend sincere thanks to Dr. Idda Mosha and Ms. Winfrida Onesmo (Muhimbili University of Health and Allied Sciences, MUHAS) for their inputs on data collection tools development and data collection in the field; Ms. Magdalena Shao (MUHAS) and Ms. Esther Rutorobi (Freelance) for assisting data collection in the field. Lastly, but not the least, we extend our appreciation to SHIVYAWATA and affiliated organizations and others who participated in this study. The American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene has waived the Open Access fee for this article due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic and has assisted with publication expenses.
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