ELIMINATION EIGHT (E8) MINISTERIAL COMMITTEE PRESENTS NEW SADC MALARIA E8 SCORECARD DURING WORLD HEALTH ASSEMBLY

During the 69th World Health Assembly in Geneva, the E8 Ministerial Committee held a meeting to present and review the annual SADC Malaria Elimination Eight Scorecard. Dr. Richard Nchabi Kamwi, E8 Ambassador, noted the overall progress towards malaria elimination in the region, highlighting gains made by Botswana, Swaziland, Mozambique and Zimbabwe. Dr. Kamwi also emphasized that despite progress, continued efforts are needed to reach malaria elimination including vigilant surveillance.

To view the May 2016 SADC Malaria Elimination Eight Scorecard, please click the following link: http://alma2030.org/scorecards-and-reports/elimination-scorecard