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Launch of Malaria Partners West Africa 

The Launching Ceremony and the first Annual General Meeting of Malaria Partners West Africa (MPWA) was held on March 22nd, 2022 during the 9th Rotary District 9101 Annual Assembly and Conference in Freetown, Sierra Leone. This Rotary collaboration consists of 10 countries in West Africa targeting the elimination of malaria.  

“After three years of preparatory projects and advocacy, the creation of Malaria Partners West Africa allows us to accelerate Rotarian efforts to advocate for and lead initiatives aimed at reaching zero malaria. I am honored to be at the helm of this collaborative, impactful organization during its formative period. We are grateful for the support of Rotary District 9101 leadership, Malaria Partner International, the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, and RAM-Global. They are helping bring the dream of zero malaria a reality.”

– Dr. Emma Bruce, Executive Director, Malaria Partners West Africa

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