THE BIG PICTURE
6th Multilateral Initiative on Malaria in Durban
Leading malaria experts and policy makers have gathered at the sixth Pan-African Conference of the Multilateral Initiative on Malaria (MIM) that opened on 6 October in Durban, South Africa.
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Roll Back Malaria Progress & Impact Series — Focus on South Africa launched
The South African Department of Health and the Roll Back Malaria Partnership (RBM) released a new report, the RBM Progress and Impact Series – Focus on South Africa.
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There can be no development without malaria control, global leaders say
Global leaders from UN agencies and NGOs shed light on the vicious cycle of disease and poverty that malaria sets in motion in more than 104 malaria-endemic countries and territories in the world.
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Partners in Action
Multisectoral Action Framework for Malaria launched alongside 68th United Nations General Assembly
The Roll Back Malaria Partnership (RBM) and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)’s Multisectoral Action Framework for Malaria calls for greater coordinated action among different development sectors to tackle the disease, which exacts its deadliest toll in sub-Saharan Africa.
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RBM at Sixty-third Session of the WHO Regional Committee for Africa
On the occasion of the 63rd session of the WHO Regional Office for Africa (AFRO), RBM Board Chair Victor Makwenge convened African Ministers of Health to review the 'Geneva Declaration on Strengthening Malaria Surveillance Systems' that 42 African governments adopted in May 2013.
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Putting Science at the Service of Humanity by Yvonne Chaka Chaka
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16-18 October 2013: 10th PSMWG meeting
21-25 October 2013: WHO Regional Committee for the Western Pacific
22-24 October 2013: 4th Islamic Conference of Health Ministers
26-30 October 2013: Sixtieth session of the WHO Regional Committee for the Eastern Mediterranean
4-8 November 2013: RBM WARN Annually meeting
More events on the RBM Calendar
New online resources
Les ECHOS N 6 [in English] [in French]
AMP: Conference Call Minutes
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