Awa Marie Coll-Seck

Global Health
0 Fighting poverty on World Malaria Day

Fighting malaria is fighting poverty. It’s World Malaria Day. Malaria kills about 800,000 people every year but it also sickens hundreds of millions, causing $12 billion in economic losses annually in Africa alone due to impaired worker productivity, according to economist Jeffrey Sachs and Pia Malaney. So how are we…