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Global technical strategy for malaria 2016–2030
May 12, 2015

Global technical strategy for malaria 2016–2030

With an attempt to eliminate Malaria, the World Health Assembly came up with ,”The Global Technical Strategy for Malaria 2016–2030”. This was developed through an extensive consultation process that began in June 2013 and culminated in...


Insecticide resistance
May 11, 2012

Insecticide resistance

The past 15 years have seen unprecedented progress in malaria prevention and control. largely through the substantial scale-up of insecticidal interventions targeting Anopheles mosquitoes, particularly in sub-Saharan Africa. However, these fragile gains are threatened by...


Malaria - High Risk Groups
August 14, 2005

Malaria – High Risk Groups

Special measures needs to be taken to protect the population groups with a higher risk of contracting malaria and develop severe related disease. These include; pregnant women Infants and children under 5 years of age...


The Fight against malaria: Successes, strengths and challenges
August 14, 2000

The Fight against malaria: Successes, strengths and challenges

Successes: The number of deaths caused by malaria globally declined nearly 50 percent between 2000 and 2015 – that translates to an estimated 6.8 million deaths averted. Since 2000, eight countries have eliminated malaria and...


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