Must Read: Articles from World Malaria Day

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The global malaria community observed World Malaria Day on April 25th. This year’s theme, “Invest in the Future: Defeat Malaria,” focused attention on the impact of the disease and its implications for the post-2015 development agenda. The world has moved closer to achieving malaria elimination: since 2000, malaria-related deaths have reduced by 42% globally and 49% in Africa, resulting in … Read More

Nisa PatelMust Read: Articles from World Malaria Day

Workshop: Private Sector Opportunities in IRS and Malaria Control In West Africa

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GBCHealth’s Corporate Alliance on Malaria in Africa (CAMA) and Roll Back Malaria held a two-day private sector-targeted workshop on Sept. 12-13 in Accra, Ghana examining the challenges and opportunities related to indoor residual spraying (IRS) and malaria control activities in workplaces and communities.The event brought together companies operating in West Africa, National Malaria Control Program Managers from 11 countries, World … Read More

Nisa PatelWorkshop: Private Sector Opportunities in IRS and Malaria Control In West Africa

Regional Breakfast- India

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Panelists: Shuma Panse, Senior Manager, Membership and Advisory Services, GBCHealth (moderator) Nancy Goh, Partnerships Manager, Essential Medicines Program, Clinton Health Access Initiative Laura Herman, Managing Director, FSG M.A. Ravi Kumar, CEO, The American India Foundation Key Points: GBCHealth member interest in India is very high, with many companies already active in the country The health-related Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) will … Read More

Nisa PatelRegional Breakfast- India

Road to Malaria Elimination: Africa’s Malaria – 2015 & Beyond

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Speakers Ella Shihepo, Director of Special Programs, Ministry of Health, Namibia Michael Schreiber, Co-President & Managing Director, GBCHealth Dr. Vusi Nhlapo, Principle Advisor, Health, Rio Tinto and Mining Medical Professionals Association Dr. Brian Chicksen, Vice President of Health and Safety, Anglo Gold Asanti Dr. Halima Mwenesi, Senior Coordinator and Country Liaison, African Leaders Malaria Association James Banda, Country Coordinator Support, … Read More

Nisa PatelRoad to Malaria Elimination: Africa’s Malaria – 2015 & Beyond

Corporate Alliance on Malaria in Africa (CAMA) Member Meeting

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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