Funding for this research was provided by:
DFID through the Centre for Neglected Tropical Diseases
Received: 13 September 2017
Accepted: 28 December 2017
First Online: 23 January 2018
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: Approval for this survey was received from Togo MoH ethics committee. Before the beginning of mosquito collection, the communities were informed of the objectives of the survey, and consent was received from community leaders and chiefs. The study objectives were also explained to the heads of households. Written informed consent was obtained from all households from which mosquitoes were collected and from all collectors involved in this study. Vector collectors were at least 18 years old and were trained in the mosquito collection procedures by entomologists of the survey team.
: Not applicable.
: The authors declare that they have no competing interests.