Source Pravda.Ru

World Malaria Report: there is hope to decline number of deaths

The World Health Organization (WHO) and the &to=http:// english.pravda.ru/world/2003/04/10/45927.html ' target=_blank>United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) say more people than ever are getting malaria treatment and prevention services, offering hope that the rising number of illnesses and deaths from the parasite will begin to decline. The statement comes in the World Malaria Report for 2005. But critics argue that the WHO, UNICEF and its partners in the Roll Back Malaria program have been ineffective in fighting the disease.