Global plan for artemisinin resistance containment (GPARC)

January 2011


Cover of publication: Global Plan for artemisinin resistance containment

Publication details

Number of pages: 87
Publication date: 2011
Languages: English, French
ISBN: 978 924 150083 8



The Global plan for artemisinin resistance containment (GPARC) is a call to action for all members of the Roll Back Malaria (RBM) Partnership. The document is a companion to the Global report on antimalarial drug efficacy and drug resistance: 2000–2010, which provides the extensive evidence on which the GPARC was based. The GPARC sets out a high-level plan of attack to protect ACTs as an effective treatment for Plasmodium falciparum malaria.

Related links

Documents related to the launch of the Global Plan

WHO news release