Invest in the future. Defeat malaria.

Every year, more than 200 million people are infected with malaria and an estimated 627,000 people die from the disease. But the international public health community is turning the tide. Thanks to concerted global action and investment, more than 3.3 million lives have been saved since 2000 and death rates among young children have been halved. But although dramatic progress is being made, malaria remains a threat to more than half the world’s population.

Friday April 25 is World Malaria Day. Join BASF in the fight against the disease. Read our success stories to see how controlling the mosquitoes that spread malaria is a critical investment in the future; resulting in fewer sick people, stronger economies and a healthier, brighter future for entire communities.

 

 

News

World Health Day 2014: BASF raises awareness about vector-borne diseases
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BASF and Carter Center extend partnership to combat river blindness
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Launch of Bangladesh’s First Long Lasting Impregnated Net (LLIN) Plant
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BASF contributes to disaster relief in Thailand
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BASF Solutions

Fighting disease with insecticidal nets, wall sprays and larvicides
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Dengue in Malaysia

Further information about dengue and how to protect yourself.
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BASF and Rotary help in Nigeria

Beating polio and malaria

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Mosquito nets save lives

Interceptor® bed nets save lives, but how do they work? More

 
 

From the simple to the sublime

Multiple MDGS fighting poverty

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Guinea worm cases reach historic low

Dramatic reduction to fewer than 150 cases worldwide. More

 
 

Dengue Warriors in Asia

Pest control and construction firms learn best ways to combat dengue
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Malaysia steps up dengue campaign

Authorities deploy Abate® as dengue infections multiply.

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Helping fight disease

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Malaria control in the Amazon

Bringing children back to school

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