Global malaria battle stalls as financing gets tight

” If we dont scale up vector control activities in 2013 we can expect major resurgences of malaria,” said Richard Cibulskis, lead author of the WHOs W o rld Malaria Report, which was published on Monday.”Vector contol” means stopping transmission of the disease with tools such as treated mosquito nets. The report found that deliveries of such nets to endemic countries in sub-Saharan Africa dropped from 145 million in 2010 to an estimated 66 million in 2012.

via UPDATE 1-Global malaria battle stalls as financing gets tight | Reuters.

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