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2011-04-26 00:00:28

Champions in the fight against malaria include George W. Bush, Mandy Moore and Ted Turner New York, NY (PRWEB) April 25, 2011 Today, The United Nations Foundation's Nothing But Nets campaign is marking World Malaria Day with a series of activities in New York to highlight a few of the thousands of Champions in the fight against malaria. Actress Mandy Moore and NBA Legend Dikembe Mutombo will join fellow Champions to kick off the day by launching a dynamic public service announcement to...

2011-04-26 00:00:26

More than half the world's population is at risk of malaria. The disease disproportionately affects the extreme poor and places an immense burden on healthcare systems in developing countries. Nuru International is fighting back against malaria with an innovative approach. San Clemente, CA (PRWEB) April 25, 2011 Nuru International promotes the prevention of malaria through a commodity sales-based program lead by community health workers. The Nuru International Healthcare Program, focuses...

2011-04-25 18:47:00

WASHINGTON, April 25, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Each year, World Malaria Day is observed to call attention to the disease and to mobilize action to combat it. On this occasion, the President's Malaria Initiative (PMI), led by the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) and implemented together with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), releases its fifth annual report, which describes the role and contributions of the U.S. Government in the effort to reduce...

2011-04-25 10:33:00

NetGuarantee's Inaugural Transaction to Help Save Lives from Malaria NEW YORK, April 25, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- NetGuarantee, a new innovative finance facility, announces its first transaction with Zurich in North America, part of the Zurich Financial Services Group, to celebrate World Malaria Day today, April 25. This collaboration will help accelerate access to and advance the delivery of vital malaria prevention tools in Africa by six to 10 months, and shows how core business...

2011-04-25 04:00:00

NEW YORK, April 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Today on World Malaria Day, the United Against Malaria (UAM) campaign, under the Roll Back Malaria (RBM) Partnership, recognized leaders from Africa's football (soccer) and corporate spheres for their role in bringing malaria control messages to more than two billion 2010 World Cup spectators through public service announcements and media, and to 10 million employees through "Malaria Safe" corporate initiatives. Using football as the catalyst, UAM...

2011-04-21 15:34:00

NEW YORK, April 21, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- With over 247 million cases of malaria occurring annually, NetsforLife® continues to be an innovative global player in the fight against this deadly disease. In commemoration of World Malaria Day 2011: Achieving Progress and Impact, the NetsforLife® program partnership is working to ensure that sustainable gains on both the national and community levels of its malaria prevention approach are maintained...

2011-03-08 10:29:00

Malaria No More Presents: Hollywood Bites Back! Featuring Conan O'Brien, Elizabeth Banks, B.J. Novak, David Arquette and more on April 16th in Los Angeles Tickets Available through Ticketmaster NEW YORK, March 8, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Some of today's hottest stars from television, film and music will take the stage at the Nokia Theatre L.A. LIVE on April 16th at 7:30 p.m. for Hollywood Bites Back!, a night of comedy to benefit the nonprofit Malaria No More. Conan O'Brien,...

2011-02-23 00:00:41

Pledge Guarantee for Health will help streamline the aid pipeline to get health supplies to countries in record time, saving lives, reducing costs and eliminating waste Washington, DC & Lusaka, Zambia (Vocus/PRWEB) February 21, 2011 Today, more than 800,000anti-malaria bed nets have arrived and been distributed in Zambia three months ahead of schedule and before the peak of the deadly rainy season, thanks to a deal reached by the Government of Zambia, the World Bank, UNICEF, Stanbic...

2011-01-25 00:02:25

Thousands of supporters across the country answer an urgent call to help the Nothing But Nets campaign, PSI, and UNICEF get an anti-malaria mosquito net to every family in the Central African Republic Washington, DC (Vocus/PRWEB) January 24, 2011 Today, the United Nations Foundation's Nothing But Nets campaign, PSI (Population Services International), and UNICEF announced the successful delivery of nearly 1 million anti-malaria mosquito nets in the Central African Republic...

2010-11-09 12:03:00

Malaria No More, Lalela Project, and Youssou NDour Kick off Senegal Media Campaign to Fight Malaria NEW YORK, Nov. 9, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Malaria No More and the Lalela Project announced today their new joint effort in Senegal, NightWatch. Senegalese singer Youssou NDour and other international celebrities are taking to the African airwaves to leverage the power of celebrity voices and deliver an important nightly message about malaria. NightWatch is an interactive media...