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Eritrea: Towards Total Eradication of Malaria Ahead of 2030

Malaria death incidence in Eritrea decreased by 90% nationwide.
Currently, Malaria death incidence in Eritrea decreased by 90%. The country plan is to to control malaria by 2020, its pre-eradication by 2023, and eradication by 2030.

BY MAKDA SOLOMON | SHABAIT

Development of any nation is determined by so many factors. One and important factor is health of the population because a healthy population can work effectively towards a national development.

Taking health as an important concern and a fundamental avenue for national development, the government of Eritrea started to work hard from the early years of independence by settings many exertions towards health. Continue reading Eritrea: Towards Total Eradication of Malaria Ahead of 2030

Eritrea Adopts Roadmap to Eliminate Malaria in Africa by 2030

African leaders endorsed the Catalytic Framework to end AIDS, TB and Eliminate Malaria in Africa by 2030 during the 27th African Union (AU) Summit in Kigali.

By African Leaders Malaria Alliance (ALMA),

The African Leaders Malaria Alliance (ALMA) is commending the adoption of a comprehensive new roadmap to eliminate malaria in Africa by 2030.

On Sunday, African leaders endorsed the Catalytic Framework to end AIDS, TB and Eliminate Malaria in Africa by 2030 during the 27th African Union (AU) Summit in Kigali. The framework outlines a pathway to “eliminate malaria incidence and mortality, and prevent its transmission and reestablishment in all countries by 2030.” By building Africa-wide consensus, leaders have charted a pathway to malaria elimination. Continue reading Eritrea Adopts Roadmap to Eliminate Malaria in Africa by 2030

Eritrea Bags 2016 African Leaders Malaria Alliance Award

Eritrea will be recipient of the 2016 ALMA Awards for Excellence for achieving the Millennium Development Goals target for malaria.

By AMLA 2030,

The African Leaders Malaria Alliance (ALMA) today presented Eritrea with the 2016 Award for Excellence in recognition of the country’s progress in fighting malaria and meeting the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) target for malaria reduction.

Eritrea was one of eight countries to meet the MDG target and one of 13 overall that were recognized for their progress in the fight against malaria.  Continue reading Eritrea Bags 2016 African Leaders Malaria Alliance Award