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Table 3 Actions that people want the government to take in mosquito controla

From: Community participation in mosquito breeding site control: an interdisciplinary mixed methods study in Curaçao

Recommended actions  
More spraying of insecticides  
Continuing program of information dissemination through media  
Inform the community on governmental actions on mosquito control  
Active tracing and managing of possible mosquito breeding sites in the neighbourhoods  
Clean up the garbage dumps in the neighbourhoods  
Improve roads  
Educate children in schools on mosquito breeding site management  
An ‘environment-police’, which can be called if illegal waste dump is observed  
More attention to prevention: ‘act proactive, not reactive’  
  1. aThe order of the topics does not represent importance