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04 Apr
2017

Webinar: New WHO guidance on malaria elimination

Upcoming webinar on an overview of the new malaria elimination framework and Q&A session by  Director of the WHO Global Malaria Programme (GMP) Date: Monday, April 10, 2017 Time: English 10:00 am Europe Summer Time (GMT+02:00), join the meeting Spanish 2:00 pm Europe Summer Time (GMT+02:00)...
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08 Jun
2016

Sustainable Financing for Sustainable Health Security

Malaria elimination is widely acknowledged to be one of the ‘best-buys’ in global public health. During the past decade, a combination of new methods of malaria diagnostic testing, the widespread distribution of insecticide-treated bed nets and the introduction of artemisinin-based combination t...
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17 Mar
2016

New era of cooperation to end malaria in Asia Pacific: Triangular partnership

Australia High Commissioner to PNG Bruce Davis and Chinese Ambassador Li Ruiyou shaking hands with  the Minister for Health and HIV/AIDS Michael Malabag during the official launch of the Trilateral Partnership at the Grand Papua Hotel in Port Moresby. (Photo : Department of Communication and In...
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27 Nov
2015

Sara Canavati wins title of Regional Malaria Champion: Asia Pacific in the 2015 Social Media Awards

We are very pleased to offer our congratulations to Sara Canavati , Regional Malaria Champion: Asia Pacific in the 2015 Social Media Awards. This Award recognizes the individuals who uses social media most effectively to promote the Asia Pacific malaria elimination goal and to showcase regional effo...
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09 Apr
2015

Widespread artemisinin resistance could wipe out a decade of malaria investment

Global malaria deaths have been halved in the past decade. Despite such progress, 584,000 people still lost their lives to the disease in 2013. Nine out of ten of those deaths were in Africa, and over three quarters occurred among children under 5 years of age (1). Over 2 billion people are thought ...
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