• Latest Country Profiles Now Available

    Jul 30, 2015
    Announcement
    Revised, redesigned country profiles are now available for the 20 focus countries in Africa and the Greater Mekong Subregion.
  • PMI Joins the MESA Track Database

    Jul 13, 2015
    Announcement
    PMI has included its malaria elimination-related operational research studies in the Malaria Eradication Scientific Alliance (MESA) Track database. 
  • Press Release: Action and Investment to Defeat Malaria 2016-2030

    Jul 10, 2015
    Press Release
    On July 13, 2015, world leaders at the 3rd International Financing for Development (FfD) meeting in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, will discuss the new World Health Assembly endorsed Global Technical Strategy for Malaria 2016-2030 and the Roll Back Malaria Partnership's Action and Investment to defeat Malaria 2016-2030 (AIM). Together, these documents provide technical guidance and a framework for action and investment to achieve the ambitious malaria elimination targets outlined in the forthcoming United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
  • Global Call to Action to Increase National Coverage with Intermittent Preventive Treatment of Malaria in Pregnancy

    Jun 8, 2015
    Article
    Intermittent Preventive Treatment against malaria in pregnancy (IPTp) is a highly cost-effective intervention with the potential to save many maternal and neonatal lives. We require immediate action for dramatic scale-up of coverage in sub-Saharan Africa.
  • Remarkable Progress, but Long Way to Go to Beating Infectious Diseases

    May 29, 2015
    Article

    U.S. efforts to eliminate the disease really took off with the President's Malaria Initiative. Between 2005 and 2013, PMI distributed over 80 million insecticide-treated nets, over 65 million rapid diagnosis tests, and over 185 million treatments, as well as protected over 17 million pregnant women with preventive drugs.

    But the real question is, does it work? Is our money spent wisely, and are we getting results?

  • Working Together to Defeat Malaria in Cambodia

    May 3, 2015
    Article
    Although progress has been made in controlling malaria in Cambodia during the past decade, it remains a significant issue for the Ministry of Health, the people of the region, and the international community. 
  • Fighting Fraudulent Malaria Drugs in Benin

    Mar 12, 2015
    Video
    Watch a video about the PMI campaign to combat fraudulent anti-malarial medicines in Benin.
  • Launch of the PMI Strategy 2015-2020

    Feb 25, 2015
    Announcement
    At the White House today, the U.S. President’s Malaria Initiative, led by the U.S. Agency for International Development and implemented together with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), launched its next six-year strategy to further reduce malaria deaths and substantially decrease malaria illness, toward the long-term goal of elimination.
  • Public Review of the 2nd Generation Global Malaria Action Plan 2016 - 2030

    Feb 17, 2015
    Announcement
    This statement from the co-chairs of the Global Malaria Action Plan 2 (GMAP2) Task Force - David Brandling Bennett and Bernard Nahlen - announces the start of the public review period for the 2nd generation Roll Back Malaria Partnership's Global Malaria Action Plan titled: "Towards a Malaria-Free World: A Global Case for Investment and Action 2016-2030".
  • PMI Commentary on Response to Falsified Medicines in Africa

    Feb 6, 2015
    Article
    The U.S. President’s Malaria Initiative (PMI) invests in improving the global supply of drugs. This commentary describes the important efforts underway to curb the flood of fake and substandard malaria medicines.
  • PMI Statement on Misuse of Bednets

    Jan 24, 2015
    Announcement

    The U.S. President’s Malaria Initiative (PMI) has a shared concern about the use of any long-lasting insecticide-treated mosquito net (LLIN) for anything other than their intended purpose of protection from malaria.

  • The Second Global Malaria Action Plan

    Dec 2, 2014
    Announcement
    The Roll Back Malaria Partnership has initiated the process of developing the second generation Global Malaria Action Plan (GMAP2) for the period 2016-2030.
  • Just Released - 2015 Malaria Operational Plans

    Nov 14, 2014
    Announcement
    The 2015 Malaria Operational Plans (MOPs) are now available. They outline PMI support to NMCP strategic priorities and complement investments made by other partners to improve and expand malaria-related services.  
  • The Last 500: Continuing the Fight Against Malaria, HIV/AIDS, & Other Diseases

    Aug 20, 2014
    Remarks

    U.S. Global Malaria Coordinator, Rear Admiral Timothy Ziemer, participated in a conversation with Nothing But Nets and other UN partners and experts on the progress that has been made in the fight against malaria, HIV and AIDS, and other diseases. Learn about the challenges, opportunities, and efforts towards achieving Millennium Development Goal 6 in the last 500 days and beyond.

  • Latest Country Profiles Now Available

    Jul 21, 2014
    Announcement
    Revised, redesigned country profiles are now available for the 19 focus countries in Africa and the Greater Mekong Subregion.
  • USAID Joins Kenya's Ministry of Health to Promote World Malaria Day 2014

    Apr 30, 2014
    Press Release
    USAID Kenya Director of the Office for Population and Health, Barbara Hughes joined officials from the Ministry of Health to brief the media on Kenya’s malaria program. The media breakfast is one of the Government of Kenya’s activities to mark World Malaria Day on April 25.
  • World Malaria Day 2014

    Apr 24, 2014
    Announcement
    April 25, 2014, marks World Malaria Day – a day to celebrate the gains made in the fight against malaria. Each year, this day highlights global efforts to control malaria and mobilizes action to combat the disease. Learn more about World Malaria Day.
  • Secretary Clinton Celebrated Recent Progress in the Malaria Fight, Acknowledging the Contributions and Achievements of PMI

    Nov 25, 2013
    Speech
    Watch the video and read the speech by Secretary Clinton that she delivered during the Malaria No More International Honors.
  • PMI Statement on Theft and Illegal Diversion of Malaria Medicines

    Nov 12, 2013
    Announcement
    The U.S. Government strongly condemns the theft and illegal diversion of medicines that are intended to cure malaria in the most vulnerable populations in Sub-Saharan Africa – pregnant women and children under-five years old.
  • President’s Malaria Initiative Increases Vigilance, Global Response To Combat Counterfeit Antimalarial Drugs

    May 30, 2013
    Announcement
    The President’s Malaria Initiative (PMI) is greatly concerned by the scourge of counterfeit and substandard drugs and is increasing its financial and programmatic support to technical and regulatory capacities in partner countries.

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