World Malaria Day

‘Zero malaria starts with me’ UN health agency urges grassroots responsibility on World Day

After more than a decade of steady advances in fighting malaria, progress has leveled off, which is why this World Malaria Day, the World Health Organization (WHO) is supporting a grassroots campaign to emphasize country ownership and community empowerment to improve malaria prevention and care.

Frank Sinatra and Edward G. Robinson join the UN fight against polio and malaria

They were two of the 20th Century’s biggest stars of stage and screen, and when it came to the World Health Organization’s campaign to tackle two of the biggest killers of the post-war era, they answered the call.

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Malaria jab “could save tens of thousands of lives”

Children in Ghana, Kenya and Malawi are set to receive the world’s first malaria vaccine, UN health experts have announced.

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