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Study finds impressive improvement in malaria testing rates at health facilities in Uganda

21 December 2021

Malaria Consortium researchers were part of a team assessing Ugandan health facilities’ capacity to provide quality malaria testing, care and…...

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Malaria Consortium begins distribution of over seven million LLINs in Nigeria

8 December 2021

Malaria Consortium has today begun the mass distribution of over seven million long-lasting insecticide treated nets (LLINs) to help reduce…...

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World Malaria Report 2021: Maintaining essential services has saved lives but malaria cases continue to rise

6 December 2021

Today, the World Health Organization (WHO) published its World Malaria Report for 2021, assessing global and regional malaria trends over…...

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Malaria Consortium’s seasonal malaria chemoprevention programme awarded ‘top charity’ status by GiveWell for a sixth year running

26 November 2021

Malaria Consortium is pleased to announce that our seasonal malaria chemoprevention (SMC) programme has been awarded ‘top charity’ status by…...

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Malaria Consortium announces new work focused on strengthening the pneumonia response in Chad and Ethiopia

12 November 2021

Malaria Consortium is drawing on its expertise in improving pneumonia case management to develop and operationalise pneumonia control strategies in…...

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COVID-19 less severe in people with high exposure to malaria, study suggests

26 October 2021

Ground-breaking research conducted by Malaria Consortium found that low previous malaria exposure seems to be associated with more severe manifestations…...

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WHO recommends RTS,S/AS01 malaria vaccine for children in sub-Saharan Africa

6 October 2021

Today, the World Health Organisation (WHO) announced that there is evidence to recommend that the RTS,S/AS01 malaria vaccine should be…...

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Malaria Consortium conducts first ever study to establish acceptability and feasibility of SMC outside the Sahel

22 September 2021

Malaria Consortium researchers, in collaboration with the National Malaria Control Programme in Mozambique, have undertaken a phased implementation study in…...

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Exciting potential for increased protection against malaria for young children in combining malaria vaccine with seasonal malaria chemoprevention

27 August 2021

A seminal paper, published on 25 August in the New England Journal of Medicine, details results from a three-year trial…...

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Malaria Consortium to support Nigeria’s National Malaria Elimination Programme to reduce malaria burden to pre-elimination by 2025

18 August 2021

Malaria Consortium is supporting Nigeria’s National Malaria Elimination Programme to deliver malaria interventions to help the country reach its goal…...

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Celebrating success: huge wins in reducing malaria cases and deaths in Uganda as USAID-funded project comes to a close

17 August 2021

Malaria Consortium is today celebrating the successful close of the United States Government (USG)-funded Malaria Action Program for Districts (MAPD),…...

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Malaria Consortium responds to urgent call to deliver SMC to two million children in Borno state

30 July 2021

Malaria Consortium is delivering seasonal malaria chemoprevention (SMC) across Borno state in northeast Nigeria to approximately two million children under…...

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New research shows handheld pulse oximeters are suitable tools for frontline health workers in detecting severe illness in children under five in resource-poor countries

25 July 2021

Frontline health workers who tested five different pulse oximeters to detect blood oxygen saturation in children under five at district…...

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Malaria Consortium highlights vital role of responsive surveillance systems in eliminating malaria

22 July 2021

In a new perspective paper published in IntechOpen, Malaria Consortium experts outline the importance of surveillance systems that are able…...

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New study provides valuable findings to support improved pneumonia diagnostic aids

1 July 2021

Researchers testing a newly developed video-based reference tool to evaluate new automated respiratory rate (RR) diagnostic aids in children under…...

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New monitoring and evaluation toolkit will help improve SMC implementation and impact assessment

22 June 2021

Malaria Consortium welcomes the recent publication of the Seasonal Malaria Chemoprevention (SMC) Monitoring and Evaluation (M&E) Toolkit by the SMC…...

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Malaria prevalence study using blood samples finds large hidden infection reservoir in Myanmar

21 June 2021

Analysis of blood samples collected during the first nationwide Myanmar Malaria Indicator Survey using ultra-sensitive polymerase chain reaction (PCR) method…...

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New research on Wolbachia is encouraging in the fight against dengue

15 June 2021

Scientists from the World Mosquito Programme have published new findings from research into the use of Wolbachia to control the…...

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High exposure to malaria can modulate immune response to COVID-19 resulting in less severe outcomes, study shows

28 May 2021

The results of ground-breaking research conducted by Malaria Consortium show that low previous malaria exposure is associated with more severe…...

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Malaria Consortium calls for more data on malaria and Ebola co-infection

25 May 2021

Pioneering secondary research by Malaria Consortium published in PLOS ONE explores the immune response and health outcomes of a simultaneous…...

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Community health workers are key to successful malaria elimination projects in Cambodia during COVID-19

18 May 2021

Latest Malaria Consortium research published in Global Health: Science and Practice outlines how mobile malaria workers in Cambodia who are…...

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World Malaria Day 2021

25 April 2021

Today marks the 15th annual World Malaria Day and provides an opportunity for the global community to reflect not only…...

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New study underlines the importance of active case detection for malaria control in Cambodia’s forests

10 March 2021

A new case study from north-eastern Cambodia, published by Malaria Consortium in Malaria Journal, has underlined the need for tailored…...

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New seasonal malaria chemoprevention research study in Uganda could move the country towards malaria pre-elimination

1 March 2021

Malaria Consortium is drawing on its extensive experience delivering seasonal malaria chemoprevention (SMC) in the Sahel region of Africa, and…...

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Malaria Consortium findings highlight the need to better understand and support community health worker response to COVID-19

19 February 2021

Recent findings published by Malaria Consortium highlight the importance of understanding community health worker knowledge, attitudes and practices towards COVID-19…...

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SMC extended to more countries thanks to SMC IMPACT project

19 February 2021

Malaria Consortium is pleased to join Medicines for Malaria Venture (MMV), London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine (LSHTM) and…...

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Malaria Consortium webinar discusses the rising global threat of arboviruses

14 February 2021

The latest Malaria Consortium webinar took place this week focusing on the rising global threat of mosquito-borne arboviruses. The webinar, moderated…...

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Malaria Consortium awarded prestigious Independent Research Organisation status

12 February 2021

Malaria Consortium is delighted to have been awarded Independent Research Organisation (IRO) status, making it one of only two international…...

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APMEN and Malaria Consortium renew partnership to drive Vector Control Working Group in Asia-Pacific

26 January 2021

The Asia Pacific Malaria Elimination Network (APMEN) recently announced Malaria Consortium’s re-appointment as the host organisation for its Vector Control…...

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Good Ventures, through Open Philanthropy, continues support for Malaria Consortium's seasonal malaria chemoprevention programme

5 January 2021

Malaria Consortium is delighted to receive continued support from Good Ventures, through Open Philanthropy, for its seasonal malaria chemoprevention (SMC)…...

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Call for applications to Malaria Consortium’s Dr Sylvia Meek scholarship for Entomology in South Africa

4 January 2021

Malaria Consortium is proud to continue its partnership with the University of Pretoria, South Africa, to continue the Dr Sylvia…...