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NEW WHO WORLD MALARIA REPORT HIGHLIGHTS PROGRESS & CHALLENGES TO ACHIEVNG 2020 MALARIA TARGETS

13 December 2016

This year's report tracks progress towards the 2020 malaria goals of the "Global Technical Strategy for Malaria 2016-2030". It offers an in-depth analysis of trends in malaria control and elimination at global, regional and country levels.

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INDA NEEDS $18 BILLION TO WIN BATTLE AGAINST MALARIA

12 December 2016

NEW DELHI: India, with the highest malaria burden outside Africa, will need an investment of $18 billion to achieve its 2030 deadline to eliminate the disease, says a latest estimate by the health ministry and malaria advocacy groups.

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ON THE PATH TO ELIMINATING MALARIA

24 November 2016

Meet the Australian scientist whose research has led to a world-wide shift in the treatment and control of malaria.

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WHO WELCOMES GLOBAL HEALTH FUNDING FOR MALARIA VACCINE

17 November 2016

GENEVA - The world’s first malaria vaccine will be rolled out in pilot projects in sub-Saharan Africa, WHO confirmed today. Funding is now secured for the initial phase of the programme and vaccinations are due to begin in 2018.

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AUSTRALIAN GOVERNMENT COMMITS $9.4 MILLION TO TACKLE THE OVERUSE OF ANTIBIOTICS LEADING TO ANTIMICROBIAL RESISTANCE

11 November 2016

The Australian government has committed $9.4 million to combat the growing issue of antimicrobial resistance in the population, which could have dire health consequences.

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