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United to Beat Malaria
November 1, 2022

November Advocacy Look-Ahead

Hi Champions!   We have an exciting month coming up with multiple opportunities for you to build your advocacy knowledge and skills and to take action in support of life-saving global malaria programs. See below for details about our upcoming Advocacy opportunities.     Upcoming Events  Friday, November 4th 1PM-3PM ET: Register here to attend a Malaria … Continued

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Emile Dawisha
October 27, 2022
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Champions of Malaria Elimination in Belize – Part 2: Orlando Chan

Orlando Chan, 63, joined Belize’s vector control program when he was 18. “There were a lot of people suffering from malaria at the time, they were recruiting for the program, and also [I was] looking for something meaningful to do in my life. I joined the team as an environmental assistant. Later on, I became an … Continued

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Emile Dawisha
October 26, 2022
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Champions of Malaria Elimination in Belize – Part I: Marlene Álvarez

Marlene Álvarez is a 46-year-old community health worker from Trio Village, a Mayan community in southern Belize. For the past 13 years, Marlene has collaborated with the Belize government to lead malaria and dengue fever elimination efforts in her community. Marlene’s family, originally from Guatemala, took asylum in Belize when she was 8 years old. … Continued

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Emile Dawisha
October 21, 2022
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Malaria-free for three years, Belize is winning the fight against a once-widespread disease

Famous for its barrier reef, rainforests, and vibrant ethnic diversity, Belize may soon earn a new distinction: The Central American country is close to receiving its malaria-free certification from the World Health Organization (WHO). It’s been three years since Belize last reported a nonimported case of malaria, a disease that was once endemic throughout the … Continued

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Anam Faruqi
October 7, 2022
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Intern Q&A with Anam Faruqi

Meet our new communications and digital media intern, Anam Faruqi! Tell us about yourself! I’m a University of Southern California (USC) student pursuing my master’s in Communication Management, where I’ve combined two of my biggest interests: Entertainment and Social Impact. Eventually, I hope to leverage the power of content and celebrity to bring about social … Continued

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Naime Phanichewa
October 6, 2022

Intern Q&A with Naime Phanichewa

Meet Naime Panichewa, our new Development & Partnerships Intern!  Tell us about yourself! I am originally from Bangkok, Thailand, but I moved to a suburb in the San Francisco Bay Area when I was 11. As someone who hates the cold, I knew I belonged on the West Coast. So, for college, I decided to … Continued

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Urvi Chowdhury,  United to Beat Malaria
October 5, 2022

Intern Q&A with Urvi Chowdhury

Meet our new advocacy intern, Urvi Chowdhury! Tell us about yourself! I am a senior majoring in Neurobiology & Physiology at the University of Maryland, College Park, where I am a member of the Integrated Living Sciences Program and the Global Fellows Program. My future career aspirations involve combining medicine, public health, and humanitarian advocacy … Continued

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Emile Dawisha
October 3, 2022
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United Across Continents to Beat Malaria: A conversation between Africa and US-based malaria advocates

Last week during the UN General Assembly, United to Beat Malaria brought together Africa and US-based malaria advocates to share their experiences and build their advocacy skills. These advocates came to New York City from all over the world – Cameroon, Wyoming, Tanzania, Ohio, UAE, to name a few – to lend their voices to … Continued

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United to Beat Malaria
September 27, 2022
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Beat Malaria Champions Travel to NYC for Global Fund’s 7th Replenishment Conference

Last week, nine of our all-star United to Beat Malaria Champions travelled from across the country to New York City for the Seventh Replenishment of the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, TB, and Malaria. Nashwan Al Othman (IL), Obed Rutebuka (CA), Jeff Bugher (WY) Jessie and Ashlea Elliott (WA), Sifa Ndusha (OH), Monika Sawhney (NC), … Continued

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Margaret Reilly McDonnell
September 22, 2022
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We Fought for What Counts – But the Fight Isn’t Over: A Recap of the Seventh Global Fund Replenishment Conference

In a landmark moment for the fight against malaria, the Seventh Global Fund Replenishment Conference raised a record-breaking $14.25 billion to support countries in the fight against malaria, HIV/AIDS, and Tuberculosis over the next three years.   While this amount represents the largest-ever pledging total in the Global Fund’s 20-year history, or to any multilateral institution, … Continued

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