Articles

Let DDT take care of malaria scourge

Richard Tren & Philip Coticelli | 08 Nov 2005 | Business Day (South Africa)

Richard Tren and Philip Coticelli argue that donors should support DDT for malaria control.

US Senate Committee Testimony

Roger Bate & Richard Tren | 28 Sep 2005 | Africa Fighting Malaria

Written Testimony of Roger Bate and Richard Tren to the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee hearing on the role of science in environmental policy making.

Africa feels EU's bite

Richard Tren & Marian L. Tupy | 18 Aug 2005 | Washington Times

Richard Tren and Marian Tupy criticize the European Union for its stance on DDT.

Commentary on the 58th World Health Assembly's Malaria Control Resolution

Roger Bate et al | 06 Jul 2005 | Africa Fighting Malaria

AFM supports the prominence given to malaria and maalria control at the recent World Health Assembly, and encourages the World Health Organization to comply.

Europe Promotes Tragedy in Uganda

Roger Bate | 14 Dec 2004 | TCS Daily

If Kansas Sen. Sam Brownback is correct, European scaremongering is delaying the re-introduction of DDT into Uganda. And this will have deadly consequences.

A Martha Is a Terrible Thing to Waste

Jennifer Zambone | 03 Aug 2004 | TCS Daily

Martha Stewart made people feel obscurely guilty for failing to tat a matching bedspread/tablecloth ensemble as a wedding present for the postman. Think what she could do on issues about which we really should feel guilty, like malaria.

In Defence of DDT

Roger Bate | 03 Jun 2004 | National Review Online

A hated pesticide saves lives.

SA's Leading Malaria Researchers & Doctors Support the use of DDT to Control Malaria

None | 25 Apr 2004 | Africa Fighting Malaria

South Africa's leading malaria control experts, researchers and doctors support and endorse the use of the insecticide DDT to control malaria. Their statement is released in light of recent claims that DDT is harmful to human health and should be removed from South Africa's malaria control programme.

The Worst Thing Nixon Ever Did

Roger Bate | 15 Apr 2004 | TCS Daily

Roger Bate laments Nixon's role in banning DDT through the Environmental Protection Agency.

Africa Needs DDT

Richard Tren | 28 Dec 2002 | New York Times

Richard Tren responds to an article on using DDT to fight malaria.