Costs and cost-effectiveness of a mobile phone text-message reminder programmes to improve health workers’ adherence to malaria guidelines in Kenya

A paper examining costs and cost-effectiveness of text-message reminders sent to health workers’ mobile phones in Kenya.

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Publication date: December 2012
Source: PLOS ONE
Permalink: http://www.makingmalariahistory.org/toolkit-resource/costs-and-cost-effectiveness-of-a-mobile-phone-text-message-reminder-programmes-to-improve-health-workers-adherence-to-malaria-guidelines-in-kenya/

Impact assessment of malaria vector control using routine surveillance data in Zambia: implications for monitoring and evaluation

A comparison of the impact of IRS (15 urban districts) and LLINs (15 rural districts) implementation on severe malaria cases, deaths and case fatality rates in children below the age of five years in Zambia.

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Publication date: December 2012
Source: Malaria Journal
Permalink: http://www.makingmalariahistory.org/toolkit-resource/impact-assessment-of-malaria-vector-control-using-routine-surveillance-data-in-zambia-implications-for-monitoring-and-evaluation/

Swaziland Leads Sub-Saharan Africa in Ending Malaria; Aims to Eliminate by 2015

An article highlighting Swaziland’s recent success in fighting malaria, explaining how  despite challenges that lie ahead, it is possible to achieve its ambitious goal to eliminate malaria by 2015.

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Publication date: November 2012
Source: UCSF Global Health Sciences
Permalink: http://www.makingmalariahistory.org/toolkit-resource/swaziland-leads-sub-saharan-africa-in-ending-malaria-aims-to-eliminate-by-2015/

A high-throughput assay for the identification of malarial transmission-blocking drugs and vaccines

This article looks at a high-throughput assay identifying malarial transmission-blocking drugs and vaccines.

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Publication date: October 2012
Source: International Journal for Parasitology
Permalink: http://www.makingmalariahistory.org/toolkit-resource/a-high-throughput-assay-for-the-identification-of-malarial-transmission-blocking-drugs-and-vaccines/

The global pipeline of new medicines for the control and elimination of malaria

A study reviewing the global portfolio of new medicines in development against malaria, as of the summer of 2012.

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Publication date: September 2012
Source: Malaria Journal
Permalink: http://www.makingmalariahistory.org/toolkit-resource/the-global-pipeline-of-new-medicines-for-the-control-and-elimination-of-malaria/

Funding for malaria control 2006–2010: A comprehensive global assessment

An analysis of malaria control funding from international donors, bilateral sources, and national governments using a review that was undertaken to reconstruct total funding by country for each year, 2006 to 2010.

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Publication date: July 2012
Source: Malaria Journal
Permalink: http://www.makingmalariahistory.org/toolkit-resource/funding-for-malaria-control-2006-2010-a-comprehensive-global-assessment/

Charting a Bright Future for Global Health: Private Sector Partnerships Continue to Fuel PATH’s Work

An overview of PATH’s approach to forming partnerships that harness the ingenuity of the private sector and the scalability of the public sector to improve the lives of millions of people around the world.

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Publication date: April 2012
Permalink: http://www.makingmalariahistory.org/toolkit-resource/charting-a-bright-future-for-global-health-private-sector-partnerships-continue-to-fuel-paths-work/