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04 Aug
2017

Donor and domestic financing for malaria in 35 eliminating countries (1990–2017)

Donor financing for malaria has declined since 2010 and this trend is projected to continue for the foreseeable future. Such budget reductions have a significant potential impact on lower malaria burden countries actively pursuing elimination: typically a lesser priority for donors compared to high-...
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27 Jul
2017

Call for proposals: Regional component of the Regional Artemisinin-Resistance Initiative (RAI2E) Grant

Call for proposals: Regional component of the Regional Artemisinin-Resistance Initiative (RAI2E) Grant Package #1: Expanding access to malaria prevention and case management services to underserved populations Issuance date: July 26, 2017 Submission deadline: 23 August, 2017 (00:00:00, ICT) The Regi...
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27 Jul
2017

Progress towards malaria elimination in Thailand

The Thailand National Malaria Elimination Strategy was endorsed in 2016 with the elimination goal of 2024. Since then, malaria morbidity and mortality have continued to decline. Strong political support plays a key role and the domestic malaria budget has increased by 28% in the last year. Both prev...
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20 Jun
2017

Prioritizing support to improve rapid access to malaria products

Between the 12 th and 15 th of June 2017, representatives from APLMA and the Australian Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) visited the pharmaceutical regulatory agencies and national malaria programmes of Lao PDR, Thailand and Cambodia. The purpose was to assist counties in the preparation of dr...
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16 Jun
2017

Vacancy announcement: Senior Coordinator, Malaria Week

The Asia Pacific Leaders Malaria Alliance (APLMA) is seeking a Senior Coordinator (consultant) to oversee preparations for the 2017 Malaria Week. Together with country leaders and key stakeholders such as the World Health Organization, APLMA co-convenes senior government officials during an annual M...
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