• Interview with the MEASURE Evaluation Senior Malaria Advisor on Malaria in Tanzania

    Nov 9, 2012
    Article
    Watch an Interview with Yazoume Ye, MEASURE Evaluation Senior Malaria Advisor, on Malaria in Tanzania. MEASURE Evaluation contributed to a multi-partner impact evaluation study that found a nearly 45 percent drop in Malaria-related mortality among children under age 5 from 1999 to 2010.
  • Winning the Battle Against Malaria

    Aug 7, 2012
    Blog
    Drs. Kent Campbell and Jonathon Simon describe how in Zambia and other countries, PMI is a shining example of the profound impact the U.S. is making in global health. The authors advocate for building on PMI’s success and expanding its reach so it can help high-burden countries carry their recent gains into the next decade.
  • Uganda Progresses in Malaria Fight

    Jul 12, 2012
    Article
    The U.S. Mission Uganda and the Government of Uganda's Ministry of Health today marked a significant milestone in the fight against malaria in 10 northern districts. Over the past three years, the project has helped protect three million people from malaria.
  • World Malaria Day: The Faces Behind the Numbers

    Apr 25, 2012
    Blog
    Read a blog post by Katharine McPhee in The Huffington Post about her recent trip to Ghana, where she had an opportunity to see malaria control activities firsthand. The country is on track to make sure that every household is protected with a mosquito net by the end of 2012.
  • Winning Battle Against Malaria a Virtuous Cycle

    Apr 24, 2012
    Blog
    Rear Adm. Tim Ziemer (Ret.) explains how malaria interventions continue to be one of the best investments in global health, and how it is vitally important that we sustain our momentum in support of this "virtuous cycle."
  • World Malaria Day Calls Attention to Global Fight: Martha MacCallum Raises Awareness for PMI

    Apr 24, 2012
    Remarks
    Watch a clip from FoxNews: America's Newsroom with Bill Hemmer and Martha MacCallum on World Malaria Day. Listen to details from Martha's trip to Ghana to help with Malaria No More. 
  • It Takes More Than a Village to Fight Malaria in Zambia

    Apr 5, 2012
    Blog
    Washington Post opinion writer, Michael Gerson, praises the United States, and the President’s Malaria Initiative (PMI) in particular, for much of the progress against malaria in Zambia. 
  • Mosquito Net Partnership on Track to Protect Every Home by the End of 2012

    Mar 21, 2012
    Article
    Malaria No More UK is part of a ground-breaking collaboration of local, national and international partners dedicated to fighting malaria in Ghana.
  • President's Malaria Initiative Launched in Guinea

    Nov 9, 2011
    Article
    Admiral Robert Timothy Ziemer, U.S. Global Malaria Coordinator, launched the President’s Malaria Initiative at the U.S. Embassy in Guinea on November 9, 2011.
  • PMI Launches New Collection of Malaria Communication Materials

    Oct 31, 2011
    Announcement
    PMI has created a repository that showcases malaria communication materials developed by our partners across PMI’s focus countries in sub-Saharan Africa.
  • Study Funded by PMI Shows Dramatic Decrease in Malaria Transmission

    Oct 5, 2011
    Article
    Study in Benin finds indoor spraying with the insecticide bendiocarb reduced infectious mosquito bites to near zero; and offers effective tool for malaria control strategy in areas rife with pyrethroid-resistance.
  • Interview with Rear Admiral Tim Ziemer, U.S. Global Malaria Coordinator

    Apr 26, 2011
    Remarks
    Read an interview with the U.S. Global Malaria Coordinator in PSI's Impact magazine where he discusses the role of the private sector in malaria control, malaria elimination, resistance to artemisinin-based drugs and other issues. 
  • USAID and the Peace Corps Commemorate World Malaria Day

    Apr 26, 2011
    Announcement
    The Peace Corps and PMI, led by USAID and implemented together with the CDC, announce a new partnership that will expand malaria prevention activities throughout Africa and provide Peace Corps volunteers with the best resources on malaria prevention.
  • Malaria Treatment Expands Worldwide, Deaths Decline

    Apr 25, 2011
    Article
    U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of International Information reports on how U.S. officials working to reduce the scourge of malaria celebrated successes, reaffirmed commitment, and stared down the road ahead on World Malaria Day.
  • World Malaria Day 2011

    Apr 23, 2011
    Article
    About half of the world's population are at risk of contracting malaria, especially those living in developing countries. Voice of America explores this for World Malaria Day including a statement from Rear Admiral Tim Ziemer, U.S. Global Malaria Coordinator.
  • I Go To Disneyland ... In Ethiopia

    Nov 23, 2010
    Blog
    Read a blog post by Ezekiel Emanuel in The New Republic about his trip to a PMI-funded health center in Ethiopia. The health center has put together all the pieces to fight malaria and other health problems. 
  • How I Came to Own a Goat

    Nov 19, 2010
    Blog
    Read a blog post by Ezekiel Emanuel in The New Republic about his trip in Senegal to Kissan. Kissan is one of the hot spots for malaria that killed 900,000 people last year alone. Kissan was part of the initiative to keep mosquitoes out of homes, with a combination of netting for beds and indoor residual spraying. 
  • Senegal Achieves Significant Results in Malaria Control

    Nov 4, 2010
    Press Release
    Senegal's malaria control efforts have enabled the country to significantly reduce malaria-related morbidity and mortality, according to Focus on Senegal, a report released today by the National Malaria Control Program (NMCP) as part of the Roll Back Malaria Partnership (RBM) Progress and Impact series.
  • Liberian National Red Cross Society Moves to Reduce Prevalence of Malaria

    Aug 6, 2010
    Article
    Supported by the Ministry of Health and Social Welfare through the President's Malaria Initiative, the Liberian Red Cross conducted assessment in the beneficiary communities and launched a 20-day campaign to provide the residents with the insecticide-treated mosquito nets, free of charge. 
  • NIH Funds 10 International Centers of Excellence for Malaria Research

    Jul 8, 2010
    Press Release
    In an effort to accelerate the control of malaria and help eliminate it worldwide, the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases announced approximately $14 million in first-year funding to establish 10 new malaria research centers around the world. 

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