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Expanding Globally, Malaria No More Adds Visionary Leaders to Board and Talent to Team

Seattle, July 12, 2018 - Malaria No More welcomes new Board Members Dick Costolo, former CEO of Twitter; Surya Mohapatra, former Chairman, President and CEO, Quest Diagnostics Incorporated; Kieran Murphy, President and CEO, GE Healthcare; and Rich Verma, former US Ambassador to India.

"Since our founding, Malaria No More has proudly contributed to the historic progress toward ending malaria, saving 7 million lives and averting more than one billion malaria cases. Now, in our 12th year, we're focused on how we multiply our impact, especially at a critical time in the malaria fight," said Martin Edlund, CEO, Malaria No More. "Our new board members wil be instrumental in strengthening our political, innovation, communications and health expertise as we expand our work globally."

FuelING the Fight to End Malaria

We envision a world where no one dies from a mosquito bite. More than a decade into our mission, our work has contributed to historic progress toward this goal. Now, we’re mobilizing the political commitment, funding, and innovation required to achieve what would be one of the greatest humanitarian accomplishments – ending malaria within our generation.

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global progress

Thanks to sustained efforts by the US and partner governments, non-profit organizations and individuals, the world has made historic progress in the fight against malaria. This progress has unlocked immeasurable human potential, improved the health of hundreds of millions of people and will save and improve lives for generations to come.

~7 MILLION

LIVES SAVED

>1 BILLION

CASES PREVENTED

Global malaria control ranks as one of the great public health success stories since the start of this century.

— MARGARET CHAN, DIRECTOR GENERAL OF THE WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION, 2007-2017

ACCELERATING THE PATH TO ELIMINATION

Thanks to historic progress against this disease, the world has set its sights on an ambitious target: ending malaria in our lifetimes. With 21 countries on track to eliminate malaria by 2020, the next three years are critical to ensure that the funding, innovation and leadership are in place to meet this milestone and put us on the path to make malaria no more.

Cumulative returns on investment if we end malaria within a generation

SAVE

11 MILLION

ADDITIONAL LIVES

PREVENT

4 BILLION

CASES OF MALARIA

UNLOCK

$2 TRILLION

IN ECONOMIC IMPACT

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MOBILIZING FUNDING AND POLITICAL COMMITMENT


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MILESTONES IN THE FIGHT


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