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INTERNATIONAL CONGRESS FOR TROPICAL MEDICINE AND MALARIA

21 September 2016

BRISBANE – 18-22 September. The Congress is an exciting opportunity for delegates to network and share knowledge in the areas of tropical medicine, malaria, parasitology, infectious diseases, zoonoses, veterinary health, travel medicine and more.

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GLOBAL FUND DONORS PLEDGE NEARLY $13 BILLION TO HELP END EPIDEMICS

17 September 2016

MONTREAL - At the launch of the Global Fund's Fifth Replenishment, donors pledged over US$12.9 billion for the next three years, demonstrating extraordinary global commitment toward ending the epidemics of AIDS, tuberculosis and malaria for good.

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THE GLOBAL FUND REPENISHMENT CONFERENCE AIMS TO RAISE $13 BILLION TO FIGHT AIDS, TB AND MALARIA

17 September 2016

MONTREAL - An international donors conference kicked off in Montreal with a goal of raising another US$13 billion for the fight to eradicate AIDS, tuberculosis and malaria -- by 2030.

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ASIA PACIFIC LEADERS RENEW COMMITMENT TO MALARIA-FREE REGION BY 2030

12 September 2016

At last week’s East Asia Summit (EAS), hosted in Vientiane by the Government of the Lao People’s Democratic Republic, leaders of Asia Pacific countries strongly asserted their determination to tackle malaria across the region, and recognized the public health challenges caused by infectious diseases and emerging threats.

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SRI LANKA DECLARED FREE OF MALARIA — MUST REMAIN VIGILANT

06 September 2016

MANILA - The perseverance and tenacity of Sri Lanka’s Anti-Malaria Campaign today received international acclaim, as the country received official ‘malaria-free’ certification from the World Health Organization (WHO) for successfully eliminating the disease. Following decades of efforts to control it, including some serious setbacks, Sri Lanka is now a beacon of hope for the entire Asia Pacific region as it aims to eliminate malaria for good in the next 15 years.

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