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World Mosquito Day: Your Support is Saving Lives

 By Jenny Andrews, Executive Director, Malaria Partners International  Without a doubt, the most dangerous and deadly animal in the world is the mosquito. Sadly, in 2020 alone, mosquitos carrying malaria parasites sickened 241 million people and killed 627,000 people...

Celebrating the Completion of Copperbelt Phase Two Malaria Elimination Project

The trainings of Community Health Workers (CHWs) Copperbelt Malaria Elimination Phase 2 project in integrated Community Case Community (iCCM) were concluded towards the end of December 2021

Full Q&A Webinar Transcript – : Rotary’s First Program of Scale: Partners for A Malaria Free Zambia

This special webinar highlighted Rotary International’s strategic vision for the annual Programs of Scale grant, and key elements, such as sustainability and scalability, in evaluating future proposals for this competitive award.

Copperbelt Malaria Elimination Phase 2 (Zambia) Update

By Jim Moore, Malaria Partners International Board Member Global Grant GG2095385 project that will train and equip 1,055 community health workers (CHWs) to provide basic health care at the household level for 550,000 people in...
Tackling Malaria in Kanchibiya, Zambia

Tackling Malaria in Kanchibiya, Zambia

By: Mercy Chendaeka, Senior Environmental Health Officer and Malaria Elimination Office Kanchibiya is a rural district in Zambia’s Muchinga province with a total population of 118, 427 according to national statistics. It has 7 health centres, 2 Mini-Hospitals, and 15...

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An Update from the Katakwi Malaria Control Project

An Update from the Katakwi Malaria Control Project

This summary highlights the community sensitization programs during the integrated community case management (iCCM) rollout in Katakwi District, Uganda.    IntroductionIn Uganda, facility-based services are inadequate to provide access to treatment, and most...

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November 2022 Science & Research Report

November 2022 Science & Research Report

By Dr. Derick Pasternak, Malaria Science & Research Coordinator, MPI For those interested in diminishing the world’s burden of malaria, it was telling that 29 of the close to 50 sub-Saharan African countries were represented at the annual meeting of the American...

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The Kyengera-Nabazziza Malaria Control Project

The Kyengera-Nabazziza Malaria Control Project

Article by Maddie Sjolund, Social Media Manager, Malaria Partners International The Rotary Club of Kyengera implemented the Kyengera-Nabazziza Malaria Control Project to address the high malaria prevalence, 13%, in Kyengera Town Council, Uganda. The Rotarians secured...

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Update: The Busime Project in Uganda

Update: The Busime Project in Uganda

The Busime Malaria Project, led by the Rotary Club of Busia in Uganda with the support of MPI and MPU, launched in March 2022. This project provides malaria sensitization at a village and household level, mosquito net distribution, and malaria screenings. Prior to...

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October 2022 Science & Research Report

October 2022 Science & Research Report

By Dr. Derick Pasternak, Malaria Science & Research Coordinator, MPI A recent article in the New York Times, At Long Last, Can Malaria Be Eliminated? heralds the use of the RTS,S/AS01E vaccine and the continuing field research on the R-21 vaccine, but contains...

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Uganda Weekly Malaria Report Highlights

Uganda Weekly Malaria Report Highlights

Uganda is experiencing malaria upsurge in 40+ districts. View the major issues highlighted by the Ministry of Health, Uganda in the Weekly Malaria Report below: -68% Malaria Reporting Rate -199,695 Confirmed Malaria Cases -23% of Districts lack ACTs (Artemisinin-based...

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Rotary Attacks Malaria in Eastern Uganda

Rotary Attacks Malaria in Eastern Uganda

By Steven Shepelwich, Board Member, MPI Malaria is a silent killer across much of Africa, accounting for 94% of the world’s malaria deaths. Uganda knows this well. Malaria is by far the leading cause of illness and death in the country.  In response, the Rotary Club...

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