World Malaria Report 2013 shows major progress in fight against malaria and calls for sustained financing
This year's World Malaria Report documents remarkable progress in the global fight against malaria, and includes updated burden estimates for the 2000-2012 period. The report shows that increased political commitment and the expansion of global malaria investments since 2000 have led to major gains against this preventable disease, saving an estimated 3.3 million lives.
The World Malaria Report 2013 summarizes information received from malaria-endemic countries and other sources, and updates the analyses presented in the 2012 report.
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