Voorkomen van Malaria in Zuid Soedan
In 2017, there were an estimated 219 million cases of malaria in 90 countries.
Malaria deaths reached 435.000 in 2017.
The WHO African Region carries a disproportionately high share of the global malaria burden. In 2017, the region was home to 92% of malaria cases and 93% of malaria deaths. (data from WHO)
HealthNet TPO South Sudan has started with PSI and the Global Fund fighting Aids, Tuberculosis and Malaria in October 2018 a program on distributing impregnated bednets in Western Equatorial State. Till today 511.624 bednets have been distributed, so that around 950.000 men, women and children can sleep safe.