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As momentum for malaria elimination increases, the most up-to-date information and news regarding elimination initiatives and events around the globe will be posted here.

News and Media

June 2013

Small Island Developing States move forward on Malaria Elimination
WHO/AFRO Malaria Newsletter, June 27, 2013

Solomons’ Isabel province leads the way to eliminating malaria
Radio New Zealand International, June 24, 2013

Aspire brings in Messi to combat malaria in Africa
Inside World Football, June 23, 2013

South Africa/Zambia: COSAFA Partners With United Against Malaria At Cosafa Cup Zambia 2013, June 22, 2013

Infect mosquitoes to stop malaria, June 20, 2013

Malaria Risk Spikes for World's Poorest Children
Voice of America, June 19, 2013

Agriculture's impact on malaria
The Guardian, June 19, 2013

Malaria control strategies: an interview with Sir Richard Feachem, Global Health Group, University of California, San Francisco, June 17, 2013

Cambodia reports 13,700 malaria cases in 5 months, killing 4 people
Xinhua News, June 17, 2013

Malaria Risk in Xanthi and Evros
Greek Reporter, June 16, 2013

World's most wanted vaccines
New Scientist, June 12, 2013

Namibia: From Cabinet Chambers, June 12, 2013

Fake Fake Drugs From China: What's Stopping a Cure for Malaria in Africa?
The Atlantic, June 11, 2013

Global Move to Eradicate Poverty by 2030
This Day, June 10, 2013

Fears of a malaria relapse in Madagascar
IRINNEWS, June 7, 2013

Scientists see Achilles heel for malaria
The Daily Telegraph, June 7, 2013

Stinky feet might help fight malaria
Washington Post, June 5, 2013

Malaria's Deadly Grip Revealed: Severe Malaria Breakthrough
Science Daily, June 5, 2013

May 2013 

Malaria: The vector as protector
Nature News, May 29, 2013

Preventive measures urged to reduce malaria
The International News, May 29, 2013

Malaria Battle: Fake Drug Pipeline Undercuts Progress
Wall Street Journal, May 29, 2013

Malaria Protection in Chimpanzees
Science Daily, May 29, 2013

Meeting of the Minds to Roll Back Malaria
Huffington Post, May 29, 2013

Efforts to reduce malaria high on IOM agenda
Spy Ghana, May 28, 2013

Tanzania to cut malaria deaths by 2015
AllAfrica, May 27, 2013

Inflow of migrants affects malaria control programme
Times of India, May 27, 2013

Malaria in the City
BBC Science in Action, May 16, 2013

Time for the Big Push to defeat malaria
Huffington Post, May 21, 2013

Human scent is even sweeter for malaria mosquitoes
NPR, May 16, 2013

What will it take for Zambia to eliminate malaria?
Impatient Optimist, May 16, 2013

No idle chatter: Study finds malaria parasites "talk" to each other
e! Science News, May 15, 2013

Why China is getting involved in Africa's health issues
CNN, May 9, 2013

Sickly mosquitoes stymie malaria's spread
Nature News, May 9, 2013

New malaria tool shows which kids at greatest risk
Medical Xpress, May 8, 2013

Microsoft founder Bill Gates will lobby Julia Gillard to spend more foreign aid tackling malaria and polio
The Herald Sun, May 7, 2013

Climate changes could bring malaria to UK: experts
Gulf Times, May 5, 2013

At a Defining Moment in the Fight Against Malaria
Huffington Post Impact Blog, May 3, 2013

Flight behavior of hungry malaria mosquitoes analyzed
Science Daily, May 3, 2013

April 2013

Network battles to beat Asia Pacific malaria
UQ news, April 22, 2013

Sir Richard Feachem on Shrinking the Malaria Map
Huffington Post Impact, April 22, 2013

Synthetic malaria drug could stem resistance
New Scientist, April 17, 2013

Mary and Martha and Malaria
Huffington Post Impact, April 15, 2013

Malaria hotspots 'need new approach'
BBC News, April 14, 2013

Synthetic anti-malaria compound is bad news for artemisia farmers
The Guardian, April 12, 2013

Malaria no threat to Sri Lanka
Sunday Observer, April 4, 2013

Zam-Zim Malaria Initiative
The Zimbabwean, April 10, 2013

Beer Yeast Bubbles to Malaria Drug in Gates Funded Study
Bloomberg Businessweek, April 10, 2013

The WHO vs. the Tea Doctor
Slate, April 4, 2013

March 2013

Alaska mosquitoes spreading malaria in birds
Anchorage Daily News, March 30, 2013

In a relatively quiet region of Mali, programme targets malaria deaths
Unicef, March 29, 2013

Crossing borders: Sub Saharan Africa is focus of efforts to defeat a killer
The Sacramento Bee, March 24, 2013

The Promise of a Plant in the Fight Against Malaria
Huffington Post Impact, March 13, 2013

Cancer slowing compound also combats malaria, researchers find
VirginiaTech News, March, 2013

Progress on malaria control in Asia Pacific
Yahoo News Singapore, March 7, 2013

Malaria successfully controlled in Asia Pacific
Bali Daily, March 6, 2013

West Africa's malaria elimination campaign gets a big boost
Reliefweb, March 1, 2013

WHO to declare Sri Lanka as Malaria free country
Daily News, March 1, 2013

February 2013

Disabled protein shortens malaria life cycle
Futurity, February 26, 2013

Vietnam, Cambodia coordinate to prevent malaria
Vietnam Plus, February 26, 2013

Malaria Fighting Plant is New Cash Crop for Kenyan Farmers
Scientific American, February 25, 2013

Malaria No More Names Martin Edlund as CEO
Herald Online, February 20, 2013

When Mutant Mosquitoes Attack
The New York Times, February 19, 2013

Salt key in new drug for malaria
The Age, February 15, 2013

Malaria drug made in yeast causes market ferment
Nature News, February 13, 2013

P.knowlesi associated with severe malaria in Malaysian hospital
Healio Infectious Disease, February 11, 2013

Google Takes on Global Warming, Asteroid Mining, Malaria and More
Mashable, February 11, 2013

India's Glenmark launches malaria treatment drug in UK
GlobalPost, February 7, 2013

Ghana: Re-Energizing Effots to Fight Against Malaria - Using the Media and Afcon 2013
AllAfrica, February 4, 2013

Heads Up: Curtis wheels out some big guns to target malaria
The Independent, February 3, 2013

Namibia: Award for Preventing Malaria
AllAfrica, February 1, 2013

January 2013

Dilaforette receives approval to initiate sevuparin Phase II malaria study in India
News-Medical, January 30, 2013

Zambia Awarded for Focused Malaria Fight
Times of Zambia, January 30, 2013

Malaria's Defeat, Africa's Future
Huffington Post, January 29, 2013

ALMA Leaders' Big Push to avert the malaria funding crises
Sierra Express Media, January 29, 2013

Bill Gates: Malaria can be Eradicated
CNBC, January 25, 2013

Africa kicks malaria: how soccer stars are outscoring malaria
Malaria No More News, January 17, 2013

Here I am: Focus on Malaria Elimination -- an Interview with Dr. Roly Gosling
Huffington Post, January 17, 2013

Cerebral malaria: Pinpointing a potential therapeutic target
Medical Xpress, January 16, 2013

Malaria in Zambia: Tracking and Fighting a Lethal Foe
Think Africa Press, January 15, 2013

Malaria cases on the decrease
TNA The New Age, January 15, 2013

OIG identifies irregularities in Cambodia malaria grants
Aidspan, January 14, 2013

Gates Foundation Official Discusses Efforts to Fight Malaria
Kaiser Family Foundation, January 14, 2013

Malaria kills 20 times more than what govt says
The Times of India, January 11, 2013

Nigerian texters to take on the drug counterfeiters
BBC News Africa, January 10, 2013

Threatened aid cut seen as big blow to malaria fight
EurActiv, January 9, 2013

Is a "Malaria-free Zambia possible?"
The Global Health Delivery Project at Harvard University, January 7, 2012

Malaria on front-burner, says Ramsaran
StabroekNews, January 2, 2013

Drug resistant malaria in Thailand threatens deadly global nightmare
NBC News, January 2, 2013

Mosquito Maven Takes Bites for Malaria Research
NPR, January 2, 2013

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