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Commonwealth leaders make £2.9bn worth of commitments to fight malaria


The Malaria Summit in London saw 14 Heads of State and Government, Bill Gates, scientists and private sector and international organisations making commitments to drive forward progress on beating malaria at a time when efforts to end the preventable disease have stalled. The Summit also featured a call to action - led by Heads of Commonwealth-State and Government, HRH The Prince of Wales and Bill Gates – urging the Commonwealth leaders to commit to halving malaria within five years.