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AUSTRALIA COMMITS TO A NEW PHASE OF SUPPORT TO THE SOLOMON ISLANDS HEALTH SECTOR

09 January 2017

Australia and Solomon Islands today signed an agreement of up to AU$66 million (SB$377 million) over four years (2017 to 2020) for the Solomon Islands Health Sector.

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TIKKI PANGESTU APPOINTED TO THE APLMA BOARD OF DIRECTORS

03 January 2017

Tikki Pang, Visiting Professor at the LKY School has recently been appointed to the APLMA Board of Directors. His new role will enable him to continue to advocate the elimination of malaria in Asia and the Pacific. Previously from the World Health Organisation, Tikki has been actively speaking out and researching on health issues impacting the world.

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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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