Objectives

  • Strengthening of resistance surveillance
  • Evidence-based formulation of drug policies that promote the adequate use of antimalarials

Lines of Work | Presentation (21 slides)

  • Formation of a sentinel surveillance network
  • Training of human resources from control programs
  • Adaptation of new tools
  • Promotion of cooperation among countries
  • Drug efficacy/resistance
  • Laboratory diagnosis: quality and access
  • Drug access and use
  • Drug quality
  • ACT implementation
  • Rational selection and evaluation of vector control actions
  • Insecticide resistance surveillance
  • Malaria information analysis.

Communicable Diseases and Health Analysis Department
Neglected, Tropical and Vector Borne Diseases Unit
Malaria Program
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