Diarrhea, Research & Development, Maternal, Newborn, & Child Health
Understanding How Gut Microbiota Affect Child Health
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April 24, 2015 / Marian Blondeel
Halima Ndala uses an app on her smartphone to spread the word about malaria prevention in Mozambique.
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April 23, 2015 / Thomas Bickerton, Gary Henderson
Partnerships between the Global Fund and faith-based organizations play a key role in the fight against malaria.
April 23, 2015 / Pascal Barollier
Gavi, the Vaccine Alliance, uses data visualization to show vaccines progress and challenges.
April 22, 2015 / Debora Miranda
The news from our research is reassuring...we did not find any fake medicines. But poor quality drugs still exist and are a great concern.
April 21, 2015 / Valentina Buj
[P]regnant women were harboring the malaria parasite but most of them were asymptomatic. They neither suspected having malaria nor were they trying to find out if they were infected.
"Our desire to bring every good thing to our children is a force for good throughout the world. It’s what propels societies forward." —Melinda Gates
The Global Fund has helped to deliver more than 190 million bed nets to protect families from malaria.
"The world faces a clear choice. If we invest relatively small amounts, many more poor farmers will be able to feed their families." —Bill Gates, 2012 Annual Letter
"When it come to global health, Bill and I are optimists—but we're impatient optimists. Tremendous progress is being made. But there is still so much we're impatient to see done." —Melinda French Gates
In Senegal, 80% of households now have a bed net, helping the number of malaria cases there drop 50% in a single year.
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