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SADC E8 to Develop Framework on Malaria

Wezi Tjaronda | 05 Mar 2009 | New Era (Windhoek)

Health ministers of the SADC Elimination 8 countries have called on SADC to develop a costed framework for cross-border malaria collaboration among the E8 countries within one year.

SADC countries winning the fight against malaria

Staff Writers | 17 Nov 2007 | SABC News

Governments in Southern Africa are winning the fight against malaria. Cases of this disease have declined by 62% in South Africa, Mozambique and Swaziland in the last seven years.

Killer Number One: The fight against malaria

Staff Writers | 23 Feb 2007 | IRIN News

All of these numbers paint a grim global picture, but what is perhaps most disturbing about these figures is that they have not improved over the last 10 years.

Conference takes action against malaria

Jerry Guo | 26 Jan 2007 | Yale Daily News

With colorful bed nets and a similarly kid-friendly title, the "Veto the 'Squito" campaign launched by a Yale Law School-affiliated organization has a serious mission: saving the lives of African children for $10 each.

Namibia: Cross-Border Initiative Launched Against Malaria

Oswald Shivute | 20 Nov 2006 | The Namibian

DESPITE increased investments to combat malaria, the disease remains a huge challenge in Africa, Lesotho's Health Minister Dr Matlahealo Mhooko said on Friday when he launched a SADC cross-border initiative against malaria at Ondangwa.

Southern Africa: Malaria High On Agenda As SADC Ministers Gather

Staff Writers | 13 Nov 2006 | The Namibian (Windhoek)

A five-day annual Southern Africa Development Community (SADC) meeting of Ministers gets underway in Windhoek today.

Southern Africa: Malaria Kills 83 000 in SADC

Tsitsi Matope | 13 Sep 2006 | AllAfrica.com

At least 83 000 people from the bulk of southern African countries have died of malaria between October 2005 and March 2006.

SADC Military Tackles Malaria

Francis Tsawayo | 31 Aug 2006 | AllAfrica.com

The 2nd SADC Military Health Service (MHS) Malaria Manager's Meeting, that deliberated on ways of strengthening joint collaborations and partnerships in the fight against malaria in the region, concluded yesterday.

Malaria a problem for armies in Southern Africa

Staff Writers | 29 Aug 2006 | People's Daily

Armies in southern Africa are increasingly at risk of debilitation due to malaria.

20 Countries Expected For Malaria Conference

None | 03 Aug 2006 | Herald (Harare)

Delegations from almost 20 African countries are expected to converge in Zimbabwe for the annual East and Southern Africa malaria conference later this month.