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Malaria Prevention and Control project

Project details


Global Fund to fight AIDS, TB and Malaria


Partner Organisations
World Vision Mozambique
Fundacao para o Desenvolvimento da Comunidadeo
Food for the Hungry
Mozambique Ministry of Health

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Project overview

Malaria is a preventable and curable disease caused by parasites transmitted via bites of infected female Anopheles mosquitoes.  In 2015, there were 212 million malaria cases worldwide[1].

The Malaria Prevention and Control Project, 2011-2017, is funded by the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria, was implemented in partnership with World Vision as the principal recipient, with Malaria Consortium, Food for the Hungry (FH) and Fundação para o Desenvolvimento da Comunidade (FDC), International Relief for Development (IRD), and Médicos de Mundo de Portugal, as sub-recipients. The Malaria Prevention and Control Project aims to support the efforts of the Mozambican government to reduce malaria throughout the country through scale-up of prevention and control efforts with community involvement.

Read our learning briefs

Project overview: Malaria Prevention and Control in Mozambique: scaling up for universal access with community involvement (2011-2017)

Nets bring good health: a qualitative inquiry

Mobilising communities for malaria prevention and control in Mozambique

Integrating malaria education into primary school activities

Implementing mass long-lasting insecticidal net distribution campaigns in Mozambique