Historical collection

WHO houses a vast collection of historical malaria literature, spanning nearly a century. The archive contains documents issued by the League of Nations Malaria Commission (established in 1924), the WHO Interim Commission Expert Committee on Malaria (established in 1947), and documents related to the Global Malaria Eradication Programme. The collection includes technical and operational guidelines, country updates, expert committee reports and many other documents. The archive is a unique resource for the scientific community as well as national malaria control programmes.

Key documents

Morbidity and mortality figures (1955-1997)