The Asia Pacific Leaders’ Malaria Alliance is an affiliation of Asian and Pacific heads of government formed to accelerate progress against malaria and to eliminate the disease in the region by 2030.more
The Asia Pacific Leaders’ Malaria Alliance is the outcome of an unprecedented mobilization of regional leadership and political capital at the highest level in order to tackle the disease.
The Access to Quality Medicines and other Technologies Task Force (AQMTF) advises APLMA on options for improving the availability of, and access to, quality medicines, diagnostics and other products to support malaria elimination in Asia Pacific by 2030.
The Regional Financing for Malaria Task Force is advising APLMA on options to increase financing for malaria and other communicable diseases, and sustain and improve upon these achievements beyond 2015.
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APLMA is an initiative of Asia Pacific Heads of Government. It was established in response to the East Asia Summit Leaders’ call for coordinated action to fight malaria.
The Roll Back Malaria Partnership released its new strategies to guide global efforts toward malaria elimination targets which are set to be implemented at the end of this year, saying China is on track to eradicate malaria by 2020.
National Strategic Plan for Malaria Elimination (2017-22) lays down a blueprint of action to tackle the problem, working in parcels and identifying annual targets for each.
The Public Health Department is aiming to make 5 regions free from malaria by 2020, which will also help the government achieve its goal to eliminate the mosquito-borne disease nationwide by 2030.
The Heads of State from ASEAN nations stated their commitment to an “Asia Pacific free of Malaria by 2030” at the 9th East Asia Summit with the goal of malaria-free Asia Pacific.