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Make Malaria HistoryUMCOR's Response to Malaria

Facts, resources, and how to help in the fight against this preventable disease.
 

Join United Methodists in the Fight Against MalariaCollaborating in the Fight against Malaria

4/15/08: United Methodist health institutions in parts of Africa will play enlarged roles in the fight against malaria as they gain capacity through a unique anti-malaria alliance.
 

Nurse Christiana explains the importance of using bed nets to prevent malaria.Malaria: Filling a Deep Need

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4/14/08: “Nothing is sufficient,” says Henrietta Emmanuel, head of Kissy Hospital’s malaria program. The need is so great that nets and medicines are used as soon as they arrive.
 

Malaria Day BulletinWorld Malaria Day Bulletin Insert

Worldwide 300 to 500 million people contract malaria each year. Malaria is also one of the biggest killers of children in Africa, accounting for nearly one in five deaths throughout the continent.
 

Mission Agency Marks Africa Malaria Day With Worship and New Educational Materials

04/25/07: The United Methodist Church's international mission agency marked Africa Malaria Day, April 25, with prayers and the release of new educational material on its comprehensive anti- malaria campaign. The special observance came during the semi-annual directors' meeting of the General Board of Global Ministries, an organization with personnel and projects in more than 125 countries.