“Empowering the people of Nigeria is a key driver behind the ‘Cut-to-Pack’ long-lasting insecticidal nets project. I am proud to contribute to TANA Netting’s commitment to localize production where it truly matters. By operating a production facility where treated rolls of netting material are cut, sewn and packaged, we create valuable employment opportunities.”
“As part of the sales support team, I ensure that the required raw materials for the completion of the finished products are delivered to our facility in Aba. This material has to be in conformity with the donors’ specification and World Health Organization guidelines.
“Since the project requires close collaboration between the factory in Pakistan, the facility in Nigeria and the Dubai office, a high level of coordination is required to maintain effective communication. It gives me great satisfaction to manage this process and safeguard the smooth production process.”
Local production, highest standards
The factory operates on a cut-to-pack principle, whereby treated LLIN material is shipped in bulk to Nigeria from our manufacturing base in Lahore, Pakistan. It is then locally cut, sewn, packed, stored and distributed to beneficiaries in the country. This allows us to meet specific local needs more responsively and effectively while retaining control of the core processes such as chemical treatment through our engineers and laboratories.
This story originally appeared in our 2016-2017 Annual Report.
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