The Road to 2020 : Mobilizing the Private Sector in Nigeria’s Fight Against Malaria

Margaret ArbogastEvent

The 2015 CAMA Annual Technical Forum will take place in Lagos, Nigeria on July 23-24. The theme of this year’s event is The Road to 2020: Mobilizing the Private Sector in Nigeria’s Fight Against Malaria. The event will bring together private sector companies, the government and development organizations to a two-day workshop, providing a platform for public-private discussions on Nigeria’s … Read More

Margaret ArbogastThe Road to 2020 : Mobilizing the Private Sector in Nigeria’s Fight Against Malaria

#PPP4Malaria: Partners Take Action to Defeat Malaria

Nisa PatelArticle

On the occasion of World Malaria Day, the Global Fund, the U.S. President’s Malaria Initiative (PMI) and the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) joined malaria endemic countries and partners under Roll Back Malaria Partnership’s theme of “Invest in the Future and Defeat Malaria”. As the last World Malaria Day under the MDGs, this year marks a critical … Read More

Nisa Patel#PPP4Malaria: Partners Take Action to Defeat Malaria

Twitter Chat: Partnerships for Malaria Elimination #PPP4Malaria

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Join the conversation! Follow us at @CAMAnews and join our Twitter Chat on Wednesday, April 22nd at 11 AM EDT in advance of a World Malaria Day using hashtag #PPP4malaria. Help us spread the word and bring together a broad range of experts as we work together to eliminate malaria through effective public-private partnerships. In the lead up to a … Read More

Nisa PatelTwitter Chat: Partnerships for Malaria Elimination #PPP4Malaria

CAMA Webinar | Private Sector Opportunities to Support Malaria Initiatives in Nigeria

Margaret ArbogastEvent

As part of our commitment to support private sector engagement in Nigeria’s fight against malaria, join GBCHealth and the Corporate Alliance on Malaria in Africa (CAMA) on Thursday, March 19th from 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM EDT (15:00 UTC | 16:00 Nigeria) for an Expert Connections Webinar, Private Sector Opportunities to Support Ongoing, High-Impact Malaria Initiatives in Nigeria. The webinar … Read More

Margaret ArbogastCAMA Webinar | Private Sector Opportunities to Support Malaria Initiatives in Nigeria

CAMA Calls for Corporate Case Studies

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Does your company implement, fund or support a malaria program in Nigeria? Do you partner with a company on an innovative malaria program in Nigeria? If so, CAMA wants to know! In support of the NMEP’s push to gather more information on the private sector’s engagement in malaria, CAMA is facilitating a call for case studies to share knowledge and promote … Read More

Margaret ArbogastCAMA Calls for Corporate Case Studies

Healthcare in Africa 2014: Fast-Tracking to the Future

Nisa PatelEvent

How can we accelerate progress in Africa’s healthcare systems? Africa’s healthcare systems are at a critical turning point. The reforms that governments undertake over the next decade will be crucial to cutting mortality rates and improving health outcomes in the continent. Building on the success of previous events in the series, Healthcare in Africa 2014 will focus on learning lessons from Africa’s … Read More

Nisa PatelHealthcare in Africa 2014: Fast-Tracking to the Future

Capitalizing on Competencies: Partnering to Eliminate Malaria and Accelerate Impact on Maternal and Child Health

Nisa PatelEvent

The 2014 GBCHealth/Corporate Alliance on Malaria in Africa Annual Technical Forum On July 2, 2014, the Corporate Alliance on Malaria in Africa (CAMA), in partnership with Access Bank, Friends of the Global Fund Africa, GBCHealth and the Nigerian Ministry of Health, will convene a private sector-targeted workshop to explore the integration of malaria and maternal and child health (MCH) programs … Read More

Nisa PatelCapitalizing on Competencies: Partnering to Eliminate Malaria and Accelerate Impact on Maternal and Child Health

PSC Perspectives: The Burgeoning Problem of Insecticide Resistance

Nisa PatelArticle

By Egon Weinmueller, Head of Business Management Global Public Health, BASF Vector control measures have helped reduce malaria-related sickness and death worldwide.  However, mosquito resistance to insecticides presents a growing challenge. Two thirds of countries with ongoing malaria transmission now report insecticide resistance and without proper intervention[1] the problem could lead to a dramatic and devastating resurgence. Growing metabolic resistance … Read More

Nisa PatelPSC Perspectives: The Burgeoning Problem of Insecticide Resistance

Corporate Alliance on Malaria in Africa (CAMA) Member Meeting

Margaret ArbogastEvent

The Corporate Alliance on Malaria in Africa (CAMA) held a Virtual Member Meeting for CAMA members on July 10, 2012 to discuss prospective activities and programs for the coming year. Hosted by GBCHealth, the Member Meeting focused discussions on the business plan, growth and opportunity development for CAMA regional events for 2012, and included a special session on the Private … Read More

Margaret ArbogastCorporate Alliance on Malaria in Africa (CAMA) Member Meeting

Linkages between Malaria and Agriculture

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Introduction The connections between agriculture and health are major and go both ways. Good health enhances agricultural productivity, and the intake of nutritious plant-based foods supports good health. Governments and corporations recognize the relevance of agriculture to maintain food security and generate economic benefits. Expansion of agricultural practices such as irrigation farming, use of chemical fertilizer and biotechnology farming, have … Read More

hcoulsonLinkages between Malaria and Agriculture