Over 3.3 million lives saved from malaria since 2000, says WHO

Tuesday, December 31, 2013

According to the 2013 World Malaria Report, an estimated 3.3 million lives have been saved across the globe thanks to doubled-down efforts to both control and eliminate malaria. That’s a reduction of world malaria rates by 45 percent, with a 49 decrease in Africa alone.

Source: Global Post (link opens in a new window)

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malaria, vaccinations, vaccines