At Malaria No More, we envision a world where no child dies from a mosquito bite. We use our innovative partnerships and focused advocacy to elevate malaria on the global health agenda, create political will and mobilize the global resources required to achieve malaria eradication within a generation.
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What a Night – What a Decade!


Ten years ago, malaria seemed invincible. Not anymore. As malaria leaders and champions gathered at Cipriani in New York on April 7th for a gala to celebrate the 10th anniversary of Malaria No More, this ancient disease felt like a weakened foe in retreat. Of course the job is not finished, but the progress is staggering, and many of the people in the room played a direct role in driving it. More than six million people are alive today because bold leaders and strong partners came together across party lines, sectors and continents and said enough is enough: No child should die from a mosquito bite. The evening highlighted the audacious goals and smart investments that led to a massive scale up of insecticide-treated bed nets, effective testing and treatments, and indoor spraying across Africa. Together, these interventions have slashed malaria deaths on the continent by 71 percent among children under five since 2000.

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April 11, 2016

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