Geneva, 30 March 2020 - Current investments in malaria are saving almost 600,000 lives and preventing nearly 100 million cases a year. Efforts to limit the spread of COVID-19 are necessary to protect health systems, enabling them to continue to serve the population throughout the crisis. At the same time, these efforts must not...Read more.
Roll Back Malaria
Strong health systems and sustained investment keys to reaching zero malaria
Geneva, 25 March 2020 - This World Malaria Day will highlight the importance of robust health and surveillance systems and sustaining malaria prevention and control interventions as the world grapples with COVID-19, helping ensure millions of the most vulnerable are protected...
President Kenyatta, new Chair of the African Leaders Malaria Alliance (ALMA), outlines his priorities in the fight against malaria in Africa
Nairobi, 10 March 2020 – His Excellency President Uhuru Kenyatta, recently appointed Chair of the African Leaders Malaria Alliance (ALMA), has announced his four priorities for his two-...
Rwanda to Host First-ever Global Summit on Malaria and Neglected Tropical Diseases
Kigali, 27 January 2020—The Government of Rwanda announced today that it will host a global Summit on malaria and neglected tropical diseases (NTDs) on 25 June 2020, on the sidelines of the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM) in Kigali.
The Kigali Summit on...