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World Malaria Day - Reaching the zero malaria target

April 25 marks the World Malaria Day, and this year WHO and partners are celebrating the achievements of countries that are approaching – and achieving – malaria elimination. 

To support this campaign, Infectious Diseases of Poverty has collected some of our most relevant content on this topic to share with our research community. 

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Featured articles

From 30 million to zero malaria cases in China: lessons learned for China–Africa collaboration in malaria elimination
Jun-Hu Chen, Jun Fen & Xiao-Nong Zhou
Published: 20 April 2021

Greater political commitment needed to eliminate malaria
Minghui Ren
Published: 28 April 2019

Protecting the gains of malaria elimination in China
Xinyu Feng, Joshua Levens & Xiao-Nong Zhou
Published: 24 April 2020

Scoping Review
Are malaria elimination efforts on right track? An analysis of gains achieved and challenges ahead
Sunil Dhiman
Published: 13 February 2019

Study Protocol
Application of community-based and integrated strategy to reduce malaria disease burden in southern Tanzania: the study protocol of China-UK-Tanzania pilot project on malaria control
Duoquan Wang, Prosper Chaki, Yeromin Mlacha, Tegemeo Gavana, Mihayo Gabriel Michael, Rashid Khatibu, Jun Feng, Zheng-Bin Zhou, Kang-Ming Lin, Shang Xia, He Yan, Deus Ishengoma, Susan Rumisha, Sigbert Mkude, Renata Mandike, Frank Chacky, Charles Dismasi, Salim Abdulla, Honorati Masanja, Ning Xiao & Xiao-Nong Zhou
Published: 08 January 2019

Scoping Review
Cost-effectiveness analysis of malaria rapid diagnostic tests: a systematic review
Xiao-Xiao Ling, Jia-Jie Jin, Guo-Ding Zhu, Wei-Ming Wang, Yuan-Yuan Cao, Meng-Meng Yang, Hua-Yun Zhou, Jun Cao & Jia-Yan Huang
Published: 30 December 2019

Research Article
Clinical malaria and the potential risk of anaemia among preschool-aged children: a population-based study of the 2015-2016 Malawi micronutrient survey
Peter Austin Morton Ntenda, Sosten Chilumpha, Edward Tisungane Mwenyenkulu, Jane Flora Kazambwe & Walaa El-Meidany 
Published: 25 November 2019

Research Article
A framework for assessing local transmission risk of imported malaria cases
Lei Lei, Jack S. Richards, Zhi-Hong Li, Yan-Feng Gong, Shao-Zai Zhang & Ning Xiao
Published: 07 June 2019

Research Article
Accessing the syndemic of COVID-19 and malaria intervention in Africa
Benyun Shi, Jinxin Zheng, Shang Xia, Shan Lin, Xinyi Wang, Yang Liu, Xiao-Nong Zhou & Jiming Liu
Published: 07 January 2021

Research Article
Challenges in early phase of implementing the 1-3-7 surveillance and response approach in malaria elimination setting: A field study from Myanmar
Poe Poe Aung, Zaw Win Thein, Zar Ni Min Hein, Kyaw Thet Aung, Nwe Oo Mon, Nay Yi Yi Linn, Aung Thi, Khin Thet Wai & Thae Maung Maung 
Published: 10 February 2020

Other malaria papers at BMC

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You can view Malaria Journal's dedicated World Malaria Day page too.