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UNITAID releases demand forecast for malaria medicines

25 avr 2016 | Under News | Posted by

UNITAID, the international funding agency focused on market information, fast-tracking access and reducing costs of new more effective medicines, technologies and systems for HIV/AIDS, TB and malaria, as just released to two reports on the demand for antimalarial medicines: artemisinin combination therapies (ACTs), artemisinin monotherapies and rapid diagnostic tests for malaria. The Global Forecast report […]

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The World Health Assembly Approves a New Global Malaria Strategy

20 mai 2015 | Under News | Posted by

The World Health Assembly, bringing together all WHO Member States, has agreed a new global malaria strategy for the period 2016-2030. The strategy builds on a number of focused investments to combat malaria since 2000. These have resulted in a decrease in malaria mortality of 47% between 2000 and 2013, with annual deaths now estimated […]

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Exploring Pharmaceutical Market Dynamics in Africa

26 août 2014 | Under News | Posted by

TESS Development Advisors’ Executive Director, Renia Coghlan, had the pleasure of joining fellow experts in the pharmaceutical industry at a specialist symposium organized by IMS Health to explore opportunities and challenges for improving market data in Africa. Building on her considerable experience in the malaria field, Renia shared ideas on how this previously neglected field […]

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Workshop on Logistics Management Information Systems

12 mai 2014 | Under News | Posted by

164 participants – representing 28 countries and 40 partners – joined forces last week in Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso) to share knowledge and experiences for strengthening logistics management information systems (LMIS). The workshop organized by the Roll Back Malaria, the Global Fund and the Stop TB Partnership provided a forum for national delegations and partners to […]

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World Malaria Day 2014

25 avr 2014 | Under News | Posted by

April 25th – World Malaria Day. According to the World Health Organization’s 2013 World Malaria Report, at least 627,000 people died of malaria in 2012. Malaria is still a huge health burden in Africa, with countless children, women and men affected every year. However, as we approach the MDG deadline of 2015, let us consider […]

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