Chilhood severe malaria.
Recognition and treatment.
A quick guide for Community Health Workers.
This project handles the problem of epidemic Malaria in West Africa. It is a quick guide to help community health workers to identify and treat the first signs of a complicated malaria issue in a child.
The typeface and visual treatment are designed to make understanding easy for people with reading disabilities. The Folder font used in this guide is a clear sans-serif type intended for children learning to read.
Format and colour keep in mind the printing technology available in those countries making distribution of the document as easy and cheaply as possible.
Headlines and illustrations are designed in layout
and halftone,respectively, avoiding black ink to
soak through low-weight paper
Besides, the project includes a long report that researches the Malaria epidemic in Africa and explains the importance of this educational guide as well as the different graphic decisions taken in the process of formalization.
You can check report book here.
You can download the whole guide here.