Press Releases

USAID Provides Malaria Assistance To Zimbabwe

U.S. Agency for International Development | 07 Feb 2009 | Medical News Today

The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) continues to provide assistance to the people of Zimbabwe, who are in the midst of an expanding humanitarian crisis. An ailing economy, food shortages and the cholera epidemic have left the people of Zimbabwe in danger of other health risks.

International Community Calls for Increased Funding To US Malaria Control Programs

Africa Fighting Malaria | 29 Jan 2007 | American Chronicle

An international coalition of 50 organizations called on Congress Monday to increase FY2007 funding for US efforts to control malaria, the biggest killer of Africa children.

USAID Names Dr. Bernard Nahlen to be Deputy Coordinator, President's Malaria Initiative

29 Jan 2007 | PR Newswire

Rear Admiral Timothy Ziemer (U.S. Navy, retired), the President's Malaria Coordinator, announced his intent to name Dr. Bernard Nahlen to serve as Deputy Coordinator of the President's Malaria Initiative (PMI).

Bush Outlines U.S. Initiative to Fight Malaria

Staff Writers | 23 Jan 2007 | USINFO.STATE.GOV

The following fact sheet was released by the White House as a companion document to President Bush's 2007 State of the Union Address.

U.S. Announces new $150 Million Indoor Residual Spraying Contract for Malaria Prevention

Staff Writers | 22 Dec 2006 | USAID

The U.S. Government, through the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), announced the awarding of a $150 million Indoor Residual Spraying (IRS) contract to a consortium headed by Research Triangle Institute (RTI).