Help provide 10000 insecticide-treated mosquito nets to distribute in Africa
STOP MALARIA September 11, 2016
Malaria is a leading cause of child deaths in Africa. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, malaria is the 5th cause See more
Malaria killed around 438,000 people in 2015, including an estimated 306,000 children. There are about 200 million cases of the disease every year.
Insecticide treated bed nets are one of the most effective ways to prevent transmission of malaria and have averted about 450 million cases from 2000 to 2015
We fights malaria by funding and tracking/monitoring insecticide-treated mosquito nets in Africa Malaria is a life-threatening disease transmitted by mosquitos. At first the symptoms are flu-like, but if untreated it can lead to respiratory distress and severe anaemia. According to the World Health Organisation, malaria kills around 584 000 deaths (range: 367,000–755,000) people a year, primarily African children who have been unable to develop immunity. It is one of Africa’s biggest killers..