African heads of state promise action against malaria.

@article{Yamey2000AfricanHO,
  title={African heads of state promise action against malaria.},
  author={Gavin Yamey},
  journal={BMJ},
  year={2000},
  volume={320 7244},
  pages={1228}
}
Heads of state of Africa signed a pledge to reduce the continent's malaria mortality by 50% by 2110 at an international summit of Malaria in Abuja, Nigeria. The primary focus of the malaria control program will be insecticide-treated bednets. The WHO wants a 30-fold increase in the availability of bednets in the next 5 years, as well as immediate access to cheap and effective antimalarial combination therapy for families at risk of malaria, including pregnant women. Malaria control requires… CONTINUE READING

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