How absolute is zero? An evaluation of historical and current definitions of malaria elimination

A paper presenting a historical review of commonly used terms, including control, elimination, and eradication, to help contextualize current understanding of these concepts.

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Publication date: July 2010
Source: Malaria Journal
Permalink: http://www.makingmalariahistory.org/toolkit-resource/how-absolute-is-zero-an-evaluation-of-historical-and-current-definitions-of-malaria-elimination/

Community-Based Reduction of Malaria Transmission [PDF]

A report that documents the outcome of an expert consultation held in Geneva in February 2010 provides a comprehensive package of recommended community-based interventions.
Author: World Health Organization
Publication Date: February 2010

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Publication date: February 2010
Source: World Health Organization
Permalink: http://www.makingmalariahistory.org/toolkit-resource/community-based-reduction-of-malaria-transmission-pdf/

Malaria Elimination in Zanzibar: A Feasibility Assessment [PDF]

An assessment gauging the feasibility of reaching and sustaining malaria elimination from the operational, technical and financial perspectives.

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Publication date: October 2009
Source: Malaria Elimination Group
Permalink: http://www.makingmalariahistory.org/toolkit-resource/malaria-elimination-in-zanzibar-a-feasibility-assessment-pdf/

Shrinking the Malaria Map: A Guide on Malaria Elimination for Policy Makers [PDF]

A guide providing insight to leaders in governments that are considering or have embarked  upon a national or regional strategy of malaria elimination and to the donors, agencies, and others who support them.

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Publication date: April 2009
Source: Malaria Elimination Group, Global Health Group at the University of California, San Francisco
Permalink: http://www.makingmalariahistory.org/toolkit-resource/shrinking-the-malaria-map-a-guide-on-malaria-elimination-for-policy-makers-pdf/

Indoor residual spraying: Use of indoor residual spraying for scaling up global malaria control and elimination

An overview of WHO’s Global Malaria Programme recommendations for interventions that must be scaled up in countries to effectively respond to malaria.

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Publication date: 2006

Source: World Health Organization
Permalink: http://www.makingmalariahistory.org/toolkit-resource/indoor-residual-spraying-use-of-indoor-residual-spraying-for-scaling-up-global-malaria-control-and-elimination/

Stakeholders’ opinions and questions regarding the anticipated malaria vaccine in Tanzania

Within the context of combined interventions, malaria vaccine may provide additional value in malaria prevention. Stakeholders’ perspectives are thus critical for informed recommendation of the vaccine in Tanzania. This paper presents the views of stakeholders with regards to malaria vaccine in 12 Tanzanian districts.

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Permalink: http://www.makingmalariahistory.org/toolkit-resource/stakeholders-opinions-and-questions-regarding-the-anticipated-malaria-vaccine-in-tanzania/