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From MDGs to SDGs – seeing the transition through the eyes of a child in rural Uganda

Blog by Robin Hart, Director of Programmes Geoffrey was born in central Uganda in 2000, the year the MDGs were agreed. I have sponsored…

A hand held by hands wearing gloves testing for Malaria

Statement on ‘Malaria elimination and acceleration towards a malaria-free world’

At our ministerial meeting on Malaria elimination in Asia Pacific and Southern Africa that was held between 30 September and 2 October 2015, ministers, leaders and decision makers came…

Doctor testing a baby for Malaria whilst being held by a woman

Celebrating World Health Day 2014

On the 65th World Health Day, we reflect on the challenges posed by vector-borne diseases. Today is World Health Day. An annual event since 1950,…

Pathways to safe medicines: protecting patients through unified global action

This conference will examine converging and interoperable solutions that strengthen international cooperation in combating the production and distribution of substandard/spurious/falsely labelled/falsified/counterfeit (SSFFC) drugs. Pathways to…

Highlights from 2012

Over the past 12 months, we have held events in a number of overseas locations as well as here at Wiston House in Sussex. In…

Two men and two women posing for a photograph at Wilton Park

World Malaria Day

Today is World Malaria Day. Instituted by the World Health Assembly at its 60th session in May 2007, it is a day for recognising the…

Malaria: new tools for zero deaths and elimination

New insecticides, against mosquitos, new drugs and a potential vaccine for children could be game-changers in the fight to tackle malaria. Our recent meeting discussed…