President’s Malaria Initiative (PMI) is launched with the goal to reduce malaria-related mortality by 50 percent across 15 high-burden countries in sub-Saharan Africa. Expanded to 22 countries including those in the Greater Mekong Subregion.
funding to prevent, treat, and control malaria since inception. $500 million spent by the foundation on an average each year.
insecticide-treated nets procured.
+ preventive treatments for pregnant women administered.
+ antimalarial treatments administered.
+ rapid diagnostic tests conducted.
malaria deaths averted primarily among children under five in sub-Saharan Africa as a result of global programs in malaria control, including PMI.
decline in malaria mortality and 37% decline in malaria cases with the greatest progress occurring after 2005, when PMI was launched.
Lives of babies and toddlers saved in Africa since the launch, according to a study of its long-term effects.