Press Releases

World Vision Launches Initiative to Combat Malaria

World Vision | 20 Jun 2008 | Reuters Foundation Alert Net

World Vision announced today the launch of a major new initiative to combat malaria, a leading cause of child deaths worldwide.

New Innovation Grants Boost Malaria Advocacy Efforts in Africa

Sarah Pickwick | 05 Nov 2007 | Malaria Consortium

Malaria Consortium announced today three grants for malaria advocacy to civil society organisations covering twelve African countries. The Innovation Grants are part of Mobilising for Malaria , an advocacy programme supported by GlaxoSmithKline's African Malaria Partnership. They aim to boost advocacy efforts to improve Africa-to-Africa accountability for response to malaria suffering on the continent as well inspire African civil society organisations and media to become "leaders" in the fight against malaria in Francophone and Anglophone African countries.

Malaria Awards 2007 Announced by Malaria Foundation International (MFI)

12 Sep 2007 | Malaria Foundation International

The Malaria Foundation International (MFI) has announced its 2007 Malaria Awards recipients. The foundation's inaugural "Malaria Awards Ceremony" was established in 2006 to honor the many extraordinary individuals and organizations that have made and continue to make important contributions in the fight against malaria.

American Red Cross Expands Fight Against Malaria

American Red Cross | 30 Dec 2006 | Medical News Today

Building on the success of saving 1.2 million lives through the Measles Initiative over the past five years, the American Red Cross is stepping up its long-term commitment in Africa.

Nonprofit "Malaria No More" Network Tackling the Deadly Disease

Kathryn McConnell | 18 Dec 2006 | USINFO.STATE.GOV

Malaria No More, a new nonprofit network of over 60 organizations announces new commitments of money, supplies, volunteers.