India drives down malaria in its highest burden state

15 March 2018 – This photo story illustrates Odisha's efforts to prevent, diagnose and treat malaria. A related feature story provides additional background on India's fight against malaria in Odisha and other tribal states.

Request for proposals

13 March 2018 – WHO has published a Request for Proposals for determining mutations in dihydrofolate reductase (dhfr) and dihydropteroate synthase genes (dhps) for sulfadoxine-pyrimethamine resistance as part of the TIPTOP project.

Remote Nigeria communities welcome child health programme

1 February 2018 – In Nigeria’s Niger State, the WHO Rapid Access Expansion (RAcE) programme supports the training of community health workers to cure children under 5 years of age from malaria, pneumonia and diarrhoea.

Launch of new World malaria report app

26 January 2018 – For the first time, WHO has made all data from the World malaria report available through a mobile application.

World malaria report 2017

This report contains the latest available data on malaria policies, interventions and trends in all endemic countries.

Global Technical Strategy for Malaria 2016-2030

The strategy aims to reduce global malaria incidence and mortality rates by 90% by 2030.

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