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Eliminating Malaria In Africa Possible With New Innovations

Devex: Innovating for a malaria-free Africa Joy Phumaphi, executive secretary of the African Leaders Malaria Alliance “…The [African Union’s] adoption of the ‘Catalytic Framework to End AIDS, TB and Eliminate Malaria in Africa by 2030’ gives Africa a roadmap that could change the future of the continent. The framework ……

New Report Examines Delays In Adoption Of WHO’s HIV Guidelines In Sub-Saharan Africa

Center for Global Health Policy’s “Science Speaks”: WHO HIV guidelines adopted last where they would make the biggest difference, study finds Antigone Barton, senior editor and writer of “Science Speaks,” discusses findings from a new report on national policy responses to the HIV epidemic in sub-Saharan Africa and examines delays…

Malaria Drug Could Reduce Strain On Health Care Facilities During Ebola Outbreaks

Humanosphere: Antimalarials could help in Ebola outbreaks, study shows Humanosphere journalist Lisa Nikolau discusses findings from a study published in PLOS ONE that suggest standardizing the distribution of artesunate/amodiaquine (ASAQ), a drug that treats and prevents malaria, during future Ebola epidemics could reduce the strain on health care facilities (9/8).

Nigeria Requires Coordinated Effort To Address Malnutrition, Prevent Famine

Al Jazeera: Nigeria’s fight against ill-health and malnutrition Toyin Saraki, founder president of the Wellbeing Foundation Africa “…Nigeria has proved that through a concerted and coordinated effort, disasters can be averted. The horrendous Ebola outbreak that caused such devastation throughout Nigeria’s West African neighbors was successfully contained in Nigeria. This…

Aidspan Publishes New Issue Of ‘Global Fund Observer’

Aidspan: Global Fund Observer Aidspan, an independent watchdog of the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria, published Issue 295 of the “Global Fund Observer.” The newsletter features articles on various topics including an analysis of a new health financing management tool for African governments; a roundup of donor…

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