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7th Annual APMEN Meeting held in Vietnam

Co-hosted by the Ministry of Health of Vietnam, the Asia Pacific Malaria Elimination Network (APMEN) held its seventh annual meeting in Hoi An, Vietnam from March 24-27, 2015More

Bhutan case study launches at annual APMEN meeting

This week a case study on Bhutan’s progress towards malaria elimination was launched at the Asia Pacific Malaria Elimination Network’s seventh annual meeting in VietnamMore

Vietnam supports commitment for a malaria-free Asia Pacific by 2030

At the 2014 East Asia Summit, leaders in the Asia Pacific together with the Asia Pacific Leaders Malaria Alliance (APLMA) endorsed a goal to eliminate malaria from the region by 2030.More

India joins APMEN as newest country partner

The Asia Pacific Malaria Elimination Network (APMEN) announced the addition of the Republic of India as the 17th country partner to join the networkMore
Dr. Lawrence Barat

Presidents Malaria Initiative launches 2015-2020 strategy: Interview with Dr. Lawrence Barat

The Global Health Group's Malaria Elimination Initiative had the chance interview Dr. Lawrence Barat, a Senior Technical Advisory for the President's Malaria Initiative (PMI)/USAIDMore

9th MEG Meeting Summary now available

The 9th Malaria Elimination Group (MEG) Meeting Summary Report summarizes the presentations and discussions of the three-day MEG meeting, held from October 14-17, 2014 in Sri Lanka.More

Background paper on private sector malaria surveillance released

The UCSF Global Health Group's Malaria Elimination Initiative is pleased to share a new paper entitled "The Private Sector's Role in Malaria Surveillance."More

Philippines Case Study on Malaria Elimination Released

The latest case study, jointly published by the World Health Organization’s Global Malaria Programme and the UCSF Global Health Group, showcases the Philippines’ path toward malaria elimination through documenting the country’s malaria history, lessons learned, and future outlookMore

New case study on malaria elimination in Malaysia

Jointly published by the World Health Organization’s (WHO) Global Malaria Programme and the UCSF Global Health Group, a new case study on malaria elimination in Malaysia highlights the country’s success in driving down cases since 1991More

APMEN Hosts Advocacy Workshop for 5 Asia Pacific Countries

In early December, the co-secretariats of the Asia Pacific Malaria Elimination Network (APMEN)—the University of Queensland and UCSF’s Global Health Group—hosted an advocacy workshop in Bangkok as part of ongoing efforts to strengthen national resource mobilization for malaria eliminationMore