African leaders on Sunday endorsed a new roadmap that will see Malaria eliminated from across the continent by 2030.
The roadmap dubbed Catalytic Framework to end AIDS, TB and Eliminate Malaria in Africa by 2030, was adopted during a meeting held on the sidelines of the African Union summit that is underway here in Kigali.
The meeting was held under the auspices of the the African Leaders Malaria Alliance (ALMA).
President Idriss Deby Itno of Chad, the current Chair of the AU and of ALMA, urged leaders to redouble their efforts to sustain existing donor funding and ramp up domestic resources to ensure the success of the roadmap and implementation of innovative health solutions to eliminate malaria.
“Today, Africa’s leaders have again shown their commitment to the fight to end malaria, HIV/AIDS and TB by adopting the Catalytic Framework to end AIDS, TB and Eliminate Malaria by 2030 with clear targets and milestones.
Source: Name News Network