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New paper highlights the role of the commercial sector in net coverage

16 December 2014

Malaria Consortium is pleased to release a new Learning Paper on developing a long lasting insecticidal net retail (LLIN) market…...

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Drug-Resistant Malaria: Elimination is the Answer (Politics Home)

11 December 2014

This article was originally published on Politics Home. With drug-resistant malaria spreading in Southeast Asia, Malaria Consortium calls for the international…...

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Scale-up of effective malaria control dramatically reduces deaths

9 December 2014

The World Malaria Report 2014 shares the good news, but warns the fight is far from over The World Malaria Report…...

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Report shows impressive progress in reducing malaria cases and deaths

9 December 2014

(London) Malaria Consortium welcomes the release of the World Health Organization’s 2014 World Malaria Report today and the encouraging news…...

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Report shows impressive progress in reducing malaria cases and deaths (Politics Home)

9 December 2014

This article was originally published on Politics Home. (London) Malaria Consortium welcomes the release of the World Health Organizations 2014…...

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Malaria Consortium at the Joint International Tropical Medicine Meeting 2014

4 December 2014

Malaria Consortium gave a number of presentations at the Joint International Tropical Medicine Meeting (JITMM 2014) and the 8th seminar…...

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Malaria Consortium promotes knowledge sharing in its efforts to eliminate malaria

25 November 2014

Malaria Consortium is pleased to announce that we have shared our research portfolio on the newly launched MESA Track database. Malaria…...

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UK government commits to new health systems strengthening framework

24 November 2014

The British government has reaffirmed its commitment to supporting the development of strong, sustainable and equitable health systems in developing…...

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Diagnosing pneumonia - determining the best tools for use in community settings

19 November 2014

In early November, Malaria Consortium held a highly successful symposium on access to better diagnostic tools for pneumonia. Held at…...

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Seasonal malaria chemoprevention project officially kicks off

17 November 2014

ACCESS-SMC, a UNITAID-funded project, led by Malaria Consortium in partnership with Catholic Relief Services, was officially launched at a meeting…...

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Malaria Consortium says every breath counts in its fight against pneumonia

12 November 2014

London, 12 November 2014 - On this sixth annual World Pneumonia Day, Malaria Consortium and its partners are organising different…...

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Pneumonia prevention and care available for every child is key to defeat world's #1 infectious killer of children

11 November 2014

Global Coalition Against Child Pneumonia Press Release Pneumonia prevention and care available for every child is key to defeat world’s #1…...

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Bill Gates commits to eradicating malaria in his lifetime

3 November 2014

In the opening keynote speech of the annual meeting of the American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, Bill Gates…...

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Malaria Consortium at ASTMH

28 October 2014

Malaria Consortium at the American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene meeting in New Orleans, November 3 - 6 Malaria Consortium…...

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Delivering health services to children through integrated community case management in Uganda

23 October 2014

Malaria Consortium is pleased to announce that Agnes Nanyonjo, Research Officer in our Uganda office, has completed her doctoral thesis…...

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Malaria report announces new era in fighting the disease

14 October 2014

London, 14 October - We are at a tipping point in the fight against malaria and the UK government must…...

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Malaria Consortium presents at the Third Global Symposium on Health Systems

3 October 2014

Malaria Consortium was well represented at this week’s Third Global Symposium on Health Systems Research in Cape Town, which ran…...

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Tackling neglected tropical diseases within the community

24 September 2014

Structured discussions known as community dialogues are being used in communities in Mozambique as a way of improving health-seeking behaviours…...

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InSCALE: Advocating for increased iCCM coverage in Uganda

23 September 2014

Three quarters of deaths in children under five are caused by malaria, diarrhoea and pneumonia often because access to quality…...

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Fake medicines and malaria

18 September 2014

In 2012, the World Health Organization (WHO) estimated that there were 207 million cases of malaria, which killed approximately 627,000…...

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Legal commitment to spend 0.7% on aid moves one step closer

17 September 2014

On Friday, the UK’s commitment to spend 0.7 percent of Gross National Income (GNI) on international development moved one step…...

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Uganda launches test kits project to boost malaria treatment in private health sector

16 September 2014

16 September - Malaria Consortium, in partnership with the Ministry of Health and the National Drug Authority, WHO and other…...

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Community dialogues in Zambia - in pictures

2 September 2014

The success of health interventions hinges on the involvement of affected communities. One method of encouraging engagement is through community…...

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Harmonisation: lessons for improving donor and partner support for malaria control

22 August 2014

For most large-scale health programmes, harmonisation amongst partners is key. When it comes to disease control, this is all the…...

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Historic campaign delivers mosquito nets to every household across Uganda

18 August 2014

A universal LLIN campaign to distribute 21 million nets across Uganda reached completion this weekend and was marked at an…...

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Orientation on external quality assurance for malaria diagnostics

12 August 2014

The Ugandan Ministry of Health, through funding from the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria, is rolling out…...

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Malaria Consortium's seasonal malaria chemoprevention projects in Africa

7 August 2014

In the Sahel region of Africa, which covers a broad swathe of land south of the Sahara, malaria remains the…...

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Meetings in Geneva seek to address challenges in the detection of the symptoms of pneumonia

21 July 2014

Recently, Malaria Consortium hosted a series of meetings in Geneva, bringing together global experts in child health, community case management,…...

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Improving pneumonia diagnostics through the use of counting beads

15 July 2014

Pneumonia is the leading cause of death in children worldwide. Every year it kills an estimated 1.2 million young children,…...

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Getting research evidence into health policy and practice - let's talk

14 July 2014

With the support of many health-related journal editors, BioMed Central hosted the inaugural ‘Health Services Research: Evidence-based practice’ conference in…...

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Private Members Bill aims to establish 0.7% on aid in law

10 July 2014

Liberal Democrat Michael Moore MP is sponsoring a Private Members Bill to enshrine in law the UK’s commitment to spend…...

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South Sudan faces growing public health crisis

9 July 2014

On the third anniversary of South Sudan’s independence, the humanitarian situation remains critical for the country and it is on…...

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Photo story - village health clubs improving child health in Uganda

27 June 2014

Community health workers are becoming an increasingly important part of the health system in sub-Saharan Africa, especially in low-resource settings.…...

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Pioneering Progress: celebrating UK leadership in the fight against malaria

20 June 2014

At the launch of the Pioneering Progress Exhibition in the UK Houses of Parliament this week, MPs and Peers came…...

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Malaria Consortium seeks to advance discussions on pneumonia diagnostics

17 June 2014

Malaria Consortium is hosting a series of meetings in Geneva this week, bringing together global experts in child health, community…...

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ASEAN Dengue Day: the rise of a killer disease

13 June 2014

London, June 13th: Although it may be relatively unknown to many and is one of the so-called ‘neglected tropical diseases,’…...

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Malaria Consortium presents at webinar on community health worker motivation and performance

16 May 2014

At an online webinar on Wednesday, members of the inSCALE project team spoke about community health worker (CHW) motivation and…...

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Invitation to NTD discussion at the World Health Assembly 22 May

15 May 2014

The power of integration: achieving the control and elimination of neglected tropical diseases World Health Assembly - Thursday 22 May…...

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Largest grant yet for seasonal malaria chemoprevention

8 May 2014

Largest grant yet for seasonal malaria chemoprevention UNITAID has awarded up to $67 million to Malaria Consortium to oversee the…...

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Report shows ending child deaths from hunger in a generation is now possible

29 April 2014

Child deaths from acute malnutrition could be ended in a generation, according to a new global campaign launched on the…...

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Improving malaria outcomes through positive deviance approach

28 April 2014

Malaria Consortium’s new Learning Paper released today reflects on our work to contain the impact of malaria on mobile and…...

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World Malaria Day 2014: a message from Charles Nelson, Chief Executive

25 April 2014

On World Malaria day 2014, we certainly have some reasons to be optimistic, as progress is undoubtedly being made. Since…...

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Malaria Consortium stresses importance of fighting artemisinin resistance in Asia

25 April 2014

At the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine (LSHTM) symposium yesterday entitled ‘Artemisinin resistance – threats & responses,’ Dr…...

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World Malaria Day 2014: Lessons from the past - can malaria ever be eradicated?

24 April 2014

History repeats itself if we don’t learn from our mistakes. World Malaria Day offers a chance not only to plan…...

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Creating demand in Nigeria – a new learning paper

14 April 2014

When it comes to reducing malaria transmission, supply and demand are both crucial components of any prevention and case management…...

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World Health Worker Week – in pictures

10 April 2014

April 7 not only marked World Health Day, but also the beginning of World Health Worker Week, organised by the…...

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Understanding vector behaviour, World Health Day 2014

7 April 2014

On World Health Day 2014, Malaria Consortium is highlighting the increasing risk to populations worldwide from vector-borne diseases. More than…...

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Renewed commitment to step up the fight against neglected tropical diseases

4 April 2014

At an event in Paris, Uniting to Combat NTDs: A Conversation on Progress, leading global health figures looked at the…...

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Malaria Consortium joins the WHO Malaria Expert Group on Surveillance and M&E

2 April 2014

Malaria Consortium joins the WHO Malaria Expert Group on Surveillance and M&E Malaria Consortium is delighted to have been invited to…...

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Keeping artemisinin resistance high on the agenda

28 March 2014

2014 Malaria Consortium Progress Symposium in Asia Despite real progress towards malaria elimination in this part of Asia, the Greater Mekong…...

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Building up the commercial net sector

19 March 2014

The equitable distribution of insecticide treated nets (ITNs) to prevent malaria transmission in Africa has always proven a challenge for…...

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DFID called to increase support to Myanmar

14 March 2014

The International Development Committee has released its final recommendations for the future of the UK Government’s support to Myanmar, following…...

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iCCM – Reviewing the evidence

3 March 2014

Today marks the beginning of a three-day conference in Accra, Ghana to consider the evidence of the impact of integrated…...

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Malaria Consortium announces support to Fight the Fakes

28 February 2014

Malaria Consortium is proud to announce their support to Fight the Fakes, a multi-stakeholder campaign to raise awareness about the…...

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Malaria Consortium joins APMEN

27 February 2014

Malaria Consortium is pleased to announce its membership of the Asia Pacific Malaria Elimination Network (APMEN). Established in 2009, the network…...

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Malaria Consortium at 10: Celebrating a decade in disease control and child health

27 February 2014

Malaria Consortium was founded in 2003 by a small team of people with a vision - to build the capacity…...

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Malaria Consortium launches 10th anniversary report

24 February 2014

Celebrating a decade in communicable disease control and child health Malaria Consortium was founded in 2003 by a small team of…...

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Malaria Consortium Receives Grant for Mozambique Neglected Tropical Diseases Project

16 January 2014

Malaria Consortium is delighted to announce that it has received a Grand Challenges in Global Health grant from the Bill…...

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Minimising the development of antibiotic resistance

1 January 2014

Increasing access to treatment goes hand-in-hand with efforts to prevent antibiotic resistance In its recent report, the World Health Organization (WHO)…...

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Getting rational about pneumonia

1 January 2014

"Whilst it is the responsibility of individuals to ensure that drugs are used rationally, the consequences of irrational use are…...

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Antibiotic resistance: a ticking time bomb for public health?

1 January 2014

With the spread of resistance to antibiotics, bacterial diseases are increasingly difficult to control and treat. Understanding resistance and identifying…...