Malaria, Child and Maternal Mortality eradication
The Malaria, Child And Maternal Mortality Eradication (MACMME) Project, has released a Public Service Announcement (PSA), following it’s #CELEBRITYVOICES social media campaign, which marked the official kickoff of the project.
SA legend Yvonne Chaka Chaka to be honoured for her humanitarian work
The music veteran and humanitarian Yvonne Chaka Chaka is set to be honoured for the work she does on the continent at the inaugural summit taking place this Women’s' Month. Yvonne Chaka Chaka is a champion for the Global Fund to fight AIDS, TB and Malaria, the United Nations MDG Envoy for Africa, and the Goodwill Ambassador for the Roll Back Malaria Partnership.
US government provides $300m funding to tackle malaria in 4 years
US government provides $300m funding to tackle malaria in 4 years.
Mosquitoes more attracted to already-infected blood
A team of scientists have discovered why malaria mosquitoes prefer to feed on blood from people infected with malaria, and their research could lead to new ways to fight the disease.
Africa works to curb spread of malaria
Huge effort is under way to save the lives of millions of African children from malaria.