A.U., Roll Back Malaria Partnership Launch Africa-Wide Campaign To Promote Malaria Prevention, Care
The Lancet: African Union launches a pan-African anti-malaria campaign
“The African Union (A.U.) Commission and the RBM Partnership to End Malaria launched on July 2 a continent-wide anti-malaria campaign, in a bid to add momentum to the fight against the disease. The ‘Zero Malaria Starts with Me’ campaign — inspired by Senegal’s nationwide campaign of the same name launched in 2014 — was unveiled during the A.U. Summit in Nouakchott, Mauritania, by President Macky Sall of Senegal and King Mswati III of the Kingdom of eSwatini. It seeks to empower communities to take a greater stake in malaria prevention and care and in generating additional resources…” (Zarocostas, 7/14).