A DEADLY DISEASE IS STEALING OUR FUTURE
Malaria we won’t let you steal from us anymore. You can’t stop us. It’s not fair that you continue to put half the world in danger, with children and pregnant women in sub-Saharan Africa most at risk. You kill over 400,000 people every year. We won’t stand for it any longer.
FIGHTING MALARIA... ON SCREEN
‘Fighting Malaria… On Screen’ has supported three talented African filmmakers to each create a short film with the aim of capturing people’s attention, whilst landing important messages about malaria treatment and prevention.
Read on to find out more about the talent behind the camera and to watch the films!
CALLING WORLD LEADERS
Over the past 20 years, we've been winning against this deadly disease - saving over 7 million lives. But malaria has started to fight back, now with covid, the battle has been even harder.
If we're going to win this fight we must stand up against this deadly disease now. We must make sure our voices are heard. Draw the line against malaria and deliver a message of strength with people from around the world to global leaders.
The global Nigerian artist Láolú Senbanjo has created the ‘Muundo’, a fresh new universal language made up of lines, symbols and patterns. It joins people across cultures and continents, all adding their lines to a collective message against malaria.
One 11-year-old’s fight to end malaria to give her generation a future
When she was small Ibuidin fell sick with malaria - as a result, her mother lost her job caring for her. Now she’s determined to end this disease for good.
The 22-year old determined to change the future of generations to come
Rwandan-born Divin became a malaria youth advocate after his brother’s battle with the disease. He believes that young people have the power to change the world.
Dr Elvis is on the frontline fighting malaria
Nigerian-born Elvis has seen countless children with malaria coming into the hospital - having fits, or with their systems shutting down completely. He’s determined to end it.