Health Ministers from across the SADC region are attending an annual meeting to discuss key healthcare issues affecting SADC member states.
All posts tagged 'Malaria'
Cochrane has launched the Cochrane Africa network to increase the use of best evidence to inform healthcare decision making across sub-Saharan Africa.
Convincing governments to invest in preventative care rather than treating non-communicable diseases could result in significant savings.
In 2018 Ghana, Kenya and Malawi will take part in a WHO-coordinated pilot programme of the world’s first malaria vaccine.
Harald Nusser from Novartis emphasises how transformative business solutions are needed to fight the rising epidemic of chronic diseases in Africa.
PATH and in-memory analytic database developer, EXASOL, have joined forces to aid the Zambian Ministry of Health’s ambitious campaign to eliminate malaria.
A team of Ugandan graduates have developed the Mamaope mHealth diagnostic tool kit that can accurately detect pneumonia in children.
A new mHealth programme called SMS for Life 2.0 has launched in Kaduna State, Nigeria to increase the availability of essential medicines.
Infectious diseases, women’s health and empowering women in research will be the focus of the 2nd UNESCO-Merck Africa Research Summit (UNESCO-MARS).
Researchers at the University of Pretoria have turned to satellite data to predict malaria outbreaks and mobile apps to control and monitor the disease.
During TICAD-VI African heads of state and partners vowed to accelerate progress toward universal health coverage (UHC) in Africa.