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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...
Malaria Educational Awareness Campaign in The Gambia

Malaria Educational Awareness Campaign in The Gambia

By Dr. Emma Bruce, Executive Director, Malaria Partners West Africa Taking up 2 of Rotary’s main focus areas which are Fighting Diseases and Saving mothers and children, the Rotary Malaria Committee of The Gambia carried out the following programme: Educational...

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Responding to the Malaria Situation in Uganda 

Responding to the Malaria Situation in Uganda 

By Cynthia E. Pacutho, Program Coordinator, Malaria Partners Uganda Despite the progress made in intensifying malaria control and prevention approaches as well as aligning efforts to eliminate malaria in Uganda, the disease remains as the leading cause of morbidity...

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Partners For A Malaria-Free Zambia Update

Partners For A Malaria-Free Zambia Update

By Eric Liswaniso, Program Manager, Malaria Partners Zambia The primary goal of the Partners for a Malaria-Free Zambia project is to train and equip of 2,500 Community Health Workers (CHWs) in ten districts of Muchinga and Central provinces to render primary health...

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The Man from Chaya – Elias Banda

The Man from Chaya – Elias Banda

Community work is tough and requires a lot of sacrifices. To voluntarily serve members of your community day and night without pay is perhaps the highest form of sacrifice. But this is what community health workers have committed to do every day. Determined to eliminate the deadliest killer of infants and adults alike, our community-based volunteers are resolved and determined to play their part. In all our years of service, perhaps no one personifies sacrifice like Elias Banda. We met Elias Banda on June 4th, 2022.

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Each Minute Counts, The Arusha Discon

Each Minute Counts, The Arusha Discon

From the 12th to the 14th of May, Rotary District 9214 held its 97th District Conference in Arusha. Over Six hundred participants were in attendance. Rotarians, Rotaractors, interactors and guests had a chance to discuss and vote on important District matters.

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A Small Grant With A Large Impact: The Busime Malaria Project

A Small Grant With A Large Impact: The Busime Malaria Project

Laughter, dancing and singing was the mood in Bulosi village during the MPU/RC Busia visit to Busime Malaria Project on Saturday 28th May 2022. Funded by a small grant from MPI, RC Busia has since received 1,500 mosquito nets from Youth Environment Services and UGX 1,000,000 from Equity bank, Busia branch. According to the bank’s Credit Manager James Sekairi, “Giving to Rotary is no loss.”  

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Part 2: On the Road to help end Malaria

Part 2: On the Road to help end Malaria

I had a great learning experience on my recent trip to Zambia. Last month, a group of us spent nine incredibly busy days learning in great detail what goes on behind the scenes, at every level, to train, equip, and deploy Community Health Workers (CHWs) who bring community-based healthcare to rural villages in Zambia.

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Science and Research Report for June 2022

Science and Research Report for June 2022

This month we focus on two articles that highlight 2022 as being a year of opportunity to fight malaria. The first article is entitled, ‘Malaria in 2022: Increasing Challenges, Cautious Optimism’, and the second, is ‘Reflections on the 2021 World Malaria Report and the Future of Malaria Control’.

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Riding Against Malaria in Uganda on World Malaria Day

Riding Against Malaria in Uganda on World Malaria Day

On Sunday 24th April 2022, a day before World Malaria day commemorated annually on 25th April, Malaria Partners Uganda (MPU) gathered public transport riders, members of Arua Bikers Association, and People with Disabilities (PWDs) in partnership with members of Rotary Clubs of Arua and Arua Eco-city to ride against Malaria. 

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