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Meena is a cartoon character from South Asia, a spirited, nine-year-old girl who braves the world – whether in her efforts to go to school or in fighting the stigma surrounding HIV/AIDS in her village. Meena is widely recognised and appreciated in most South Asian countries, and is a successful advocacy and teaching tool for girls’ and children’

As part of a comprehensive strategy for behavior change and communication in the prevention and case management of malaria in mainland Tanzania, the COMMIT project produced the feature film "Chumo" {"The Bride's Price"), a love story set on

Produced in and around Dar es Salaam by Media for Development International (Tanzania) and funded by Johns Hopkins University in association with USAID, Chumo communicates around malaria prevention through the dramatic story of star-crossed lovers. The film encourages young people to fight for what they want in their lives.