Blog

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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14 Jun
2017

Indonesia: Papua to advance malaria elimination goal from 2030 to 2025

Leadership commitment critical at all levels for malaria elimination in the region. The Leaders’ Envoy of Asia Pacific Leaders Malaria Alliance (APLMA), Dr Nafsiah Mboi, has been working with the Indonesia Ministry of Health to deliver Workshops for acceleration of malaria elimination in the v...
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24 May
2017

Statement by APLMA on the election of Dr. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus as the new director general of the World Health Organization

Dr. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus is a former Minister of Health and Foreign Affairs in Ethiopia. He has also served as chair of the Board of the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria and as chair of the Roll Back Malaria (RBM) Partnership Board. As Ethiopia’s Federal Minister of He...
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05 May
2017

Technical Task Force meeting for Development of Health Security Financing Assessment Tool, April 27–28, 2017 Da Nang, Viet Nam

Health Security is a serious global concern. Outbreaks such those seen with severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS), Nipah virus infection, avian influenza A (H5N1) and A (H7N9), Ebola virus and the ongoing outbreak of Zika virus have killed thousands of people and led to huge economic losses. Whil...
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