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Malaria Bed Nets

Malaria War: Let's Not Turn the Biggest Success into a Devastating Failure

Mikkel Vestergaard | Posted 02.17.2017 | Impact
Mikkel Vestergaard

At the end of December, with the wrap-up of the UN Millennium Development Goals, the global health community collectively patted ourselves on the back for reducing malaria-related deaths by 60 percent, saving 6.2 million lives and reducing new cases by 37 percent since 2000.

A Mother's Excruciating Choice: Protect Her Children From Malaria or Feed Them

Kwenda Paipi | Posted 11.28.2012 | Impact
Kwenda Paipi

While malaria can be prevented by sleeping under an insecticide-treated bed net, for residents of the Mbala area development program, finding money to purchase a bed net is almost impossible.

Each Dollar Raised Has a Story

Madelyn McGlynn | Posted 11.23.2012 | Teen
Madelyn McGlynn

When I see money, I do not see dollars anymore. I see nets. Ten US dollars buys one bed net to prevent malaria. Three children can sleep under each of these nets.