The Pan African Mosquito Control Association (PAMCA) announces a new partnership with the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation (BMGF) to support African-led research regarding the genomic epidemiology of African malaria vectors. This initiative will strengthen vector surveillance systems in selected African institutions and increase capacity for collection, curation, analysis and interpretation of essential genetic data on

Dear Partners, Welcome to our first newsletter of 2020. In this newsletter we include a statement from our Executive Director for World Malaria Day, an update on PAMCA programmes, news from our Regional Knowledge Translation Centres and chapters, upcoming events, and opportunities. If you would like to hear more about what we do, partner or

Dear PAMCA colleague, partner & friend, You will be aware that the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic has now affected nearly every country across the globe. At PAMCA we have been closely monitoring the situation to make an informed decision about whether to go on with the 7th Annual Conference and Exhibition.  After careful deliberation with PAMCA’s

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Say No To Neglected Tropical Diseases

It’s time to stand united and say No to NTDs! On January 30th, PAMCA joins the global health community to celebrate the first-ever World NTD Day, and mark the beginning of a decisive year in the fight to eliminate Neglected Tropical Diseases. This new awareness day brings together global health experts, civil society advocates, community leaders, and policymakers to help

On January 15, 2020, the Aspen Institute in Washington DC announced the 2020 class of the New Voices Fellowship, a groundbreaking program that equips experts from developing countries to play a more powerful role as advocates and policymakers in the global development discussion. “New Voices Fellows are uniquely positioned to influence global development policies,” Fellowship

MESA is seeking four volunteer MESA Correspondents to report from the Keystone Symposia conference “The Malaria Endgame” in  Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, October 30—November 2, 2019. The MESA Correspondent volunteers report on the latest in malaria research from conferences around the world. The synopses are shared online, enabling people who could not attend the meeting to read about the latest advances. Readers

6th PAMCA conference – Day 3 report

MESA Correspondents reporting from the 6th PAMCA Annual Conference Day 3: Wednesday, 25 September 2019 PAMCA Symposium Dr. Silas Majambere (Director of Scientific Operations, PAMCA) spoke on behalf of PAMCA Executive Director Dr. Prosper Chaki and provided an update about “PAMCA – Who we are and where we are.” Silas elaborated on PAMCA’s mission and