|Interview with Dr. Carter (PAHO) and Dr.Yeny Herrera (Peru) on WALO Radio (Puerto Rico) about the "Malaria Day in the Americas 2010"|
An interview with Dr. Keith Carter, Senior Advisor, Malaria and other Communicable Diseases and Dr. Yeni Otilia Herrera, National Coordinator for Malaria, Ministry of Health of Peru about the "Malaria Day in the Americas 2010" was conducted by Susan Soltero (reporter), and aired live during the Program "A Ciencia Cierta" by WALO radio in Puerto Rico on Wednesday, November 3 2010. (Available in Spanish).
The search for the next “Malaria Champions of the Americas” will get under way today, on the occasion of World Malaria Day, April 25. This year’s contest will highlight malaria initiatives that provide added value by integrating and seek solutions to other health challenges as well. Currently in their fifth year, the annual Malaria Champions of the Americas awards...
The World Malaria Report 2012 summarizes information received from 104 malaria-endemic countries and other sources, and updates the analyses presented in the 2011 report. It highlights the progress made towards the global malaria targets set for 2015 and describes current challenges for global malaria control and elimination.
The number of malaria cases in the Americas declined by nearly 60% and malaria deaths declined 70% over the past decade, according to the 2012 World Malaria Report, published by the World Health Organization (WHO).
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World Malaria Report 2011 (12/15/2011)
PAHO Honors Malaria Champions of the Americas 2011 (11/09/2011)
PAHO Names "Malaria Champions of the Americas 2010" (11/04/2010)
Malaria Burden More than Halved in the Americas (04/22/2010)
PAHO Honors "Malaria Champions of the Americas 2009" (11/11/2009)
Malaria in the Americas: No Time to Ease Up (11/06/2008)
Regional Office for the Americas of the World Health Organization