World Malaria Day

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First reported Oct 19 2014 - Updated Oct 19 2014 - 1 reports

Fighting malaria in the DRC

Charlie Walker comes down with malaria – and typhoid – on the road to Kinshasa. The kindness of strangers helps him surviveThe thickly-misted morning was cool. My head throbbed and my body ached universally. Unsure whether this was the start of a fever ... [Published Wanderlust Travel Magazine - Oct 19 2014]
First reported Oct 08 2014 - Updated Oct 08 2014 - 1 reports

1 In 7 of Us Are Carrying the Malaria Parasite

"Investments from richer (and now unaffected) countries dwindled, save for a spike of interest during the Vietnam War. The best minds in the field left for fresher challenges. Malaria, now a tropical disease of poor people, became unfashionable." -- Ed ... [Published Yahoo! News - Oct 08 2014]
First reported Oct 03 2014 - Updated Oct 03 2014 - 1 reports

PMI releases draft strategy for 2015-2020 and invites public comment

global-health-policy Global Health Policy Search Polls Graphics & Interactives Global Health Facts Facebook Twitter Email Print Home Global Health Policy Policy Tracker PMI releases draft strategy for 2015-2020 and invites public commentSep 12, ... [Published Kaiser Network.org - Oct 03 2014]
First reported Jul 16 2014 - Updated Jul 16 2014 - 1 reports

Somalia: WHO Somalia health update March - April 2014

Source: World Health OrganizationCountry: Somalia Highlights ► Essential Package of Health Services launched to provide free health services in nine regions of Somalia ► Measles outbreak spreading in Somalia; cases quadrupled in March and April ... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Jul 16 2014]
First reported Jun 09 2014 - Updated Jun 10 2014 - 1 reports

World: Unknown unknowns hamper global malaria fight

Source: IRINCountry: World KISUMU, 9 June 2014 (IRIN) - Some 60 percent of countries where malaria is endemic lack solid information about the quality of available drugs to treat the deadly disease, according to a new study. The study, published in the ... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Jun 09 2014]
First reported May 09 2014 - Updated May 09 2014 - 1 reports

Zimbabwe: Fighting malaria from all angles

Source: The ZimbabweanCountry: Botswana, Malawi, South Africa, Zambia, Zimbabwe by Thabani Dube Southern African countries have pledged to work together to fight malaria through the Regional Network on Roll Back Malaria Partnership. Lieutenant Colonel ... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - May 09 2014]
First reported May 07 2014 - Updated May 07 2014 - 1 reports

CONTAINING MALARIA THREAT

Another World Malaria Day passed away on April 25 with expressions of concerns and commitments by international bodies and governments of affected countries. The World Health Organization urged for more investments towards malaria control and elimination ... [Published PharmaBiz - May 07 2014]

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"Investments from richer (and now unaffected) countries dwindled, save for a spike of interest during the Vietnam War. The best minds in the field left for fresher challenges. Malaria, now a tropical disease of poor people, became unfashionable." -- Ed Yong
...efforts put into addressing the quality have had little tangible impact in comparison to the size of the problem" say the authors of the study, "because the programmes have mostly been slow, under-funded and fragmented."
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"We have arrived at this historic moment, thanks to the dedicated leaders of endemic countries; committed donor countries and organizations including the Global Fund to Fight AIDS Tuberculosis and Malaria and the World Bank; and a community of malaria supporters who have delivered lifesaving tools to hundreds of millions of people living in malaria-endemic areas. In the first quarter of this year alone, nearly 44 million long-lasting mosquito nets were delivered worldwide, enough to protect nearly 90 million people – the single biggest influx of malaria prevention worldwide, ever."

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Fighting malaria in the DRC [Published Wanderlust Travel Magazine - Oct 19 2014]
1 In 7 of Us Are Carrying the Malaria Parasite [Published Yahoo! News - Oct 08 2014]
PMI releases draft strategy for 2015-2020 and i... [Published Kaiser Network.org - Oct 03 2014]
Somalia: WHO Somalia health update March - Apri... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Jul 16 2014]
World: Unknown unknowns hamper global malaria f... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Jun 09 2014]
Zimbabwe: Fighting malaria from all angles [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - May 09 2014]
CONTAINING MALARIA THREAT [Published PharmaBiz - May 07 2014]
Figures released on World Malaria Day show impo... [Published BioPortfolio - Apr 26 2014]
International groups call for greater involveme... [Published PharmaBiz - Apr 26 2014]
We Can Defeat Malaria [Published The White House - Apr 26 2014]
Small Bite, Big Threat [Published Schlumberger - Apr 26 2014]
UN Foundation President & CEO Recognizes Progre... [Published PRWeb - Apr 25 2014]
LG unveils its novel mosquito away AC on World ... [Published PharmaBiz - Apr 25 2014]
RT @WHO: Today is World #Malaria Day! Know how ... [Published USAforSOMALIA - Twitter Account - Apr 25 2014]
Statement from UN Special Envoy on World Malari... [Published PRWeb - Apr 25 2014]
The Undeniable Link Between Malaria and Global ... [Published PRWeb - Apr 24 2014]
NSTDA to team up with MMV on novel antimalarial... [Published PharmaBiz - Apr 24 2014]
By Boat or by Bike, NetsforLife® Reaches Commun... [Published PRWeb - Apr 24 2014]
World in a week: diplomats address rights in No... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Apr 18 2014]
Malaria: is a vaccine the silver bullet? [Published Guardian.co.uk - Apr 18 2014]
Imagine No Malaria Supporters to "Cover the Net... [Published PRWeb - Apr 16 2014]
World Malaria Day 2014: Invest in the future. D... [Published WHO - Apr 01 2014]
Nothing But Nets Announces “Compete to Beat Mal... [Published PRWeb - Apr 01 2014]
NETwork Against Malaria battles disease [Published UV Cavalier Daily - Mar 16 2014]
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Somalia: WHO Somalia health update March - Apri... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Jul 16 2014]
Source: World Health OrganizationCountry: Somalia Highlights ► Essential Package of Health Services launched to provide free health services in nine regions of Somalia ► Measles outbreak spreading in Somalia; cases quadrupled in March and April ...
World: Unknown unknowns hamper global malaria f... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Jun 09 2014]
Source: IRINCountry: World KISUMU, 9 June 2014 (IRIN) - Some 60 percent of countries where malaria is endemic lack solid information about the quality of available drugs to treat the deadly disease, according to a new study. The study, published in the ...
Zimbabwe: Fighting malaria from all angles [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - May 09 2014]
Source: The ZimbabweanCountry: Botswana, Malawi, South Africa, Zambia, Zimbabwe by Thabani Dube Southern African countries have pledged to work together to fight malaria through the Regional Network on Roll Back Malaria Partnership. Lieutenant Colonel ...
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