PMI Releases 12th Annual Report To Congress, Recognizes World Malaria Day
President’s Malaria Initiative: World Malaria Day — 2018
Recognizing World Malaria Day, PMI notes, “On this occasion, the U.S. President’s Malaria Initiative, led by the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) and implemented together with the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), releases its Twelfth Annual Report to Congress, which describes the U.S. government’s financial and technical contributions to the global fight against malaria…” (4/25).
President’s Malaria Initiative: 2018 PMI Twelfth Annual Report
The report page introduction states, “With PMI support, hundreds of millions of people have benefited from protective measures and have been diagnosed and treated for malaria. The concerted efforts of host-country governments, donor governments, multilateral agencies, non-governmental organizations, and implementing partners have helped reduce malaria deaths by more than 60 percent, saving almost seven million lives and preventing more than one billion malaria cases between 2000 and 2015. PMI is working with partners to achieve the vision of a world without malaria, with countries at the helm of driving the progress forward…” (4/25).