Global malaria response needs a jumpstart

This year's World Malaria Report was a mixed bag. There are more women and children being protected from the disease, which continues to disproportionately affect Africans, but overall progress in prevention appears to have stalled.

The result is that about 11 million pregnant women — who are especially vulnerable to the disease — were infected with malaria in sub-Saharan Africa in 2018. → Read the rest “Global malaria response needs a jumpstart”