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Lessons learned from the roll out of RDTs

18 December 2012

In Uganda, Malaria Consortium Country Director reports that experience supports the roll out of RDTs country wide. On 14 December, Malaria…...

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World Malaria Report 2012

18 December 2012

Malaria Consortium welcomes the release of the World Health Organisation’s World Malaria Report 2012. The report provides encouraging updates on…...

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Global Fund to include the Affordable Medicines for Malaria facility

20 November 2012

In response to the recent news of the incorporation of the Affordable Medicines for Malaria scheme (AMFm) into the…...

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Asia Pacific to cut malaria deaths by 70,000 by 2015

19 November 2012

On the 2 November 2012 representatives of the countries of the Asia Pacific region formulated a long term goal to…...

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World Pneumonia Day, Bringing Healthcare closer to Home

12 November 2012

On World Pneumonia Day 2012, Malaria Consortium is calling for the scale-up of life saving community-based interventions for child survival.…...

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Malaria 2012 Conference: Saving Lives in the Asia-Pacific

31 October 2012

Containing drug resistance and accelerating progress to malaria elimination in Asia 31 October 2012 - In 2010, 30 million malaria cases…...

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NIGERIA: Malaria control in the world’s most endemic country

18 October 2012

In Nigeria, where a quarter of global malaria cases and deaths occur, Malaria Consortium is working with the government to…...

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South Sudan: Emergency nutrition at the Apada camp for South Sudanese returnees

11 October 2012

Apada Camp, Aweil Center County, South Sudan - "Over 100 mothers are crowded under the tree in Apada camp, each…...

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Case study: Come on inside, there’s no malaria in here!

10 October 2012

Fernando Bambo, Communications and Advocacy Coordinator for Malaria Consortium Mozambique, visited Lindela to speak to community members there about health,…...

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Strengthening M&E and surveillance for the fight against malaria

28 September 2012

Chiang Mai, Thailand, 28 September 2012 - Despite significant reductions in malaria morbidity and mortality in recent decades, high-risk areas…...

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Malaria Consortium welcomes Justine Greening MP as UK International Development Secretary

6 September 2012

London, UK, 6 September 2012 – Malaria Consortium welcomes the appointment of the Rt Hon Justine Greening MP as the…...

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Supporting and Motivating Village Health Teams

7 August 2012

Catherine Nassiwa is a senior nursing officer in Kiboga district, mid-western Uganda and also works as the Malaria Focal Person…...

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Malaria Consortium Welcomes Clinton-Museveni Pledge to Eliminate Diarrhoeal Deaths in Uganda

20 July 2012

Entebbe, Uganda 20 July 2012: Malaria Consortium welcomes the pledge by President Bill Clinton and President Yoweri Museveni today to…...

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Improving the Quality of Malaria Care: Nigeria

5 July 2012

Dr Evelyn Patrick, a Senior Clinical Expert with Malaria Consortium Nigeria, talks to Senior Community Health Extension Worker (SCHEW), Esther…...

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Call for Proposals: Net Care and Repair Baseline Survey in Kaliro and Serere districts, Uganda

29 June 2012

NetWorks, a five-year USAID-funded global project focusing on distribution and use of LLINs, is led by the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg…...

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The Field Museum and Malaria Consortium Unveil Photography Exhibition Highlighting Global Impact of Malaria

28 June 2012

CHICAGO – Malaria: blood, sweat and tears, an exhibition produced by award-winning US photographer Adam Nadel with international non-profit health…...

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Malaria Consortium Helps Mobilise for Child Survival

20 June 2012

With the 2015 target for the achievement of the Millennium Development Goals fast approaching, governments, academics, NGOs and agencies alike…...

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Controlling Malaria in Migrant Populations from Myanmar, Thailand and Cambodia

19 June 2012

Cross-border mobile and migrant populations are one of the key target groups that need to be specifically addressed when it…...

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FILM: Buying Time to Save Lives

5 June 2012

Malaria Consortium's Pioneer project is training village health teams (VHTs) in Uganda, to use anti-malarials for treating patients with severe…...

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FEAST Trial Awarded Research Paper of the Year 2012

29 May 2012

A research paper of the FEAST (Fluid Expansion As Supportive Therapy) Investigatory group has been awarded first place in the…...

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Beyond Garki

24 May 2012

The purpose of the Beyond Garki project is to support health services in Ethiopia, Nigeria, Uganda and Cambodia to monitor…...

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Malaria: Blood, Sweat and Tears Photographic Exhibition Opened in Paris

24 May 2012

Malaria Consortium and Adam Nadel’s Malaria: Blood, Sweat and Tears photographic exhibition opened at the Hôtel de Ville in Paris,…...

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Racing to End Malaria: London Marathon 2012

18 May 2012

A guest post from Peter Lighting who ran the 2012 London Marathon for Malaria Consortium raising over £1200! I had wanted…...

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Celebrating World Malaria Day 2012 in Ethiopia

17 May 2012

On 25 April, hundreds of people travelled to Assosa Stadium – in Ethiopia’s western region of Benishangul-Gumuz – to celebrate…...

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World Malaria Day 2012

23 April 2012

This year’s world malaria day has the global theme: Sustain Gains, Save Lives: Invest in Malaria. This message could not…...

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When It’s Not Malaria

19 April 2012

Malaria Consortium’s Pioneer Project, funded by the UK charity Comic Relief, is training health workers at low level health facilities…...

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Reforms Underway as the Global Fund Waits for Donor Commitments

18 April 2012

The approach of World Malaria Day 2012 has seen a flurry of activity in the UK Parliament around global health…...

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Managing the Risk of Malaria in Pregnancy in Nigeria

18 April 2012

Tosin Kareem, 25, is nine months’ pregnant with her second child and seems pleased to be sitting down. The apprentice…...

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Ghana First to Host Malaria Exhibition in Africa

18 April 2012

Malaria Consortium and Adam Nadel’s Malaria: Blood, Sweat and Tears photographic exhibition is being launched at the National Museum of…...

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Mbale Project Launched in Uganda

26 March 2012

The Mbale Malaria Control Project was officially launched on 15 March 2012 at the Mbale district headquarters. Over 220 people…...

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Meet Solomon, Village Health Team Volunteer

12 March 2012

In Uganda, Malaria Consortium has trained over 7,000 Village Health Team (VHT) volunteers. Solomon Spaya is one of them. Solomon is…...

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Raising Awareness of Malaria in Southern Ethiopia

12 March 2012

Despite widespread interventions, community awareness of malaria and the use of malaria control tools has been worryingly low in the…...

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Life for a Village Health Team Member: Then and Now

12 March 2012

Malaria Consortium first filmed Christopher Sewanyana in 2009, as a volunteer net distributor for the Pioneer project in Hoima,…...

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Containment Successes

12 March 2012

The Containment project was an innovative three-year project aimed at addressing growing concerns of resistance to anti-malaria drugs along the…...

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Coverage and Use of Insecticide Treated Nets in Kano

9 February 2012

New research, has shown that the distribution of free Insecticide Treated Nets (ITNs) through campaigns has had a significant impact…...

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Research Suggests Malaria Control Rethink

3 February 2012

Around 1.2 million people died from malaria in 2010. This is still a significant 32% decline since the peak number…...

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Strong Partnerships to Fight Neglected Tropical Diseases

31 January 2012

London, 31st January 2012: Drug companies, politicians and experts have come together to tackle some of the world’s most neglected…...

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NetWorks- Call for Letters of Interest

23 January 2012

NetWorks, a five-year USAID-funded global project focusing on distribution and use of LLINs, is led by the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg…...

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inSCALE project’s first Technical Advisory Group meeting in Kampala

5 January 2012

London, 05 January 2012: Last December, inSCALE held its first technical advisory group meeting. The Malaria Consortium invited a group…...