50% of those at risk now have access to mosquito nets
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Malaria deaths halved - in 15 seconds

Global efforts have halved the number of people dying from malaria - a tremendous achievement, the World Health Organization says.

Each year, more people are being reached with life-saving malaria interventions, the WHO says.

In 2004, 3% of those at risk had access to mosquito nets, but now 50% do.

See the story in 15 seconds.

  • 09 Dec 2014
  • From the section Africa
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