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WHO BULLETIN PROFILES OUR ENVOY AND CHAIR OF THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS, NAFSIAH MBOI AND HER WORK IN HEALTH PROMOTION THROUGH HUMAN RIGHTS IN INDONESDIA.

14 December 2016

Nafsiah Mboi tells Fiona Fleck why technical know-how, insistence on human rights and gentle persuasion were essential ingredients for the modernization of public health in Indonesia.

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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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