The Fight Being a parent is the most important role in my life. I would do anything to protect my children, but imagine if you couldn’t protect them? This horror is the daily reality for thousands of parents in Africa.
The Battle Plan This year is a year of transition. The shift in global priorities will determine where future investments will be made to bring about a better, healthier and more equitable global society.
The Battle Plan Malaria is the leading cause of illness and death in Bangui, Central Africa Republic (C.A.R). It accounts for 40% of all hospital cases and deaths. Something needs to be done about this.
The Fight In sport, no match is won without dedication, strategy and perseverance. And these qualities have helped drive the huge progress in the fight against malaria - a fight I have supported for more than six years.
Vector Control The fight to eradicate malaria may have saved the lives of three million children since the turn of the century but progress is stalled because mosquitos are becoming resistant to pesticides.