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Malaria War: Let’s Not Turn the Biggest Success into a Devastating Failure

Wednesday, 17 February 2016

Huffington Post

How a textile company became a development powerhouse

Thursday, 07 January 2016

Devex

Kenya: Safe water programmes mean girls can have an education and avoid deadly illnesses

Tuesday, 10 November 2015

International Business Times

Jaguar Land Rover Launches Clean Water Program in Kenya

Wednesday, 07 October 2015

Triple Pundit

The New Millennial Opportunity: Doing Good is Good for Business

Wednesday, 14 October 2015

The Huffington Post

Can the Private Sector Replace NGOs in the Developing World?

Friday, 13 March 2015

Newsweek

Simple Invention Makes The Filthiest Water In The World Drinkable, Also Perfect For Third-World Countries

Sunday, 25 January 2015

Inquisitr

6 Simple Ways to Save the World

Saturday, 01 November 2014

marie claire

Vestergaard’s Success Secret: Its Culture

Wednesday, 15 October 2014

Triple Pundit

Vestergaard To Reach 125,000 Kenyan Children with "Follow the Liters" Program

Wednesday, 08 October 2014

The Filtering Water Bottle for Any Adventure

Monday, 01 September 2014

9 Visionaries Shaping the Future

Friday, 27 June 2014

Bed Nets for Malaria: Losing the Arms Race?

Tuesday, 16 July 2013

Story about the use of bed nets in the fight against malaria and the problem of insecticide resistance. Features IR Mapper.

Bioefficacy of long-lasting insecticidal nets against pyrethroid-resistant populations of Anopheles gambiae s.s. from different malaria transmission zones in Uganda.

Saturday, 01 June 2013

The combination LLIN PermaNet®3.0 showed the highest overall bioefficacy against 4 mosquito vectors tested.

After Decades of Fighting Health Issues in Africa, Vestergaard Frandsen Family Member Retires

Monday, 24 June 2013

Story about Torben’s departure from Vestergaard.

CampdenFB announces winners of its second family business awards.

Wednesday, 12 June 2013

Vestergaard wins in top sustainable family business category.

Parasites & Vectors -- Bioefficacy of long-lasting insecticidal nets against pyrethroid-resistant populations of Anopheles gambiae s.s. from different malaria transmission zones in Uganda

Sunday, 26 May 2013

The combination LLIN PermaNet®3.0 showed the highest overall bioefficacy against 4 mosquito vectors tested.

USAID - Global Health, Development and Business Leaders Announce New Innovative Financing Partnership to Deliver Essential Health Supplies More Quickly and Efficiently

Friday, 17 May 2013

Description of new initiative.

Top 50 Family Business Leaders 2013

Wednesday, 15 May 2013

Vestergaard featured in list of top 50 family business leaders.

Global Health, Development and Business Leaders Announce New Innovative Financing Partnership to Deliver Essential Health Supplies More Quickly and Efficiently.

Monday, 13 May 2013

Description of new initiative.

Scientist develops website tool to track insecticide resistance.

Sunday, 12 May 2013

Coverage of IR Mapper launch.

5 Low-tech Innovations That Make a Difference.

Wednesday, 10 April 2013

LifeStraw featured as one of five life-changing innovations.

Online Mapping System Helps Fight Malaria by Tracking Mosquito Resistance to Insecticides Used to Prevent Malaria

Monday, 01 April 2013

Coverage of IR Mapper launch.

Comparative field evaluation of combinations of long-lasting insecticide treated nets and indoor residual spraying, relative to either method alone, for malaria prevention in an area where the main vector is Anopheles arabiensis.

Friday, 22 February 2013

Concluded advantages of nets with or without IRS and cited PermaNet as the only net that reduced entry of vectors into huts. 

The Preppers Next Door.

Saturday, 26 January 2013

LifeStraw featured in article about the growing “prepper movement” in NY.

Global Health Innovation Insight Series – LifeStraw Carbon for Water:  Sustainable Funding for a Public Health Innovation.

Sunday, 13 January 2013

Feature article/case study about Carbon for Water.

Be Ready for the End of the World, or an Emergency of a Lesser Sort.

Wednesday, 19 December 2012

LifeStraw featured as an essential item to have in the event of a natural disaster. 

3 Gifts for Casual Climate Change Preppers.

Thursday, 13 December 2012

LifeStraw featured as one of the 3 gifts. 

Moving Forward in Tough Times.  

Wednesday, 12 December 2012

Carbon for Water cited as an innovative solution to global health problems.

Esquire’s 25 Office Gifts Under $25. 

Wednesday, 05 December 2012

LifeStraw featured as a great office gift.

The 25th Anniversary of World AIDS Day: How Water Filters and Bed Nets Can Help Fight HIV

Saturday, 01 December 2012

Op-ed about integrated campaigns by Abishek Raut, MD, and Michael Seo.

United Nations hails western Kenya water project.

Thursday, 08 November 2012

The LifeStraw Carbon for Water in Kenya project named alongside eight others by the UN climate change secretariat as part of ‘lighthouse activities’ in developing countries.

Use of water filters, safe storage reduces diarrhea among HIV positive women.

Wednesday, 10 October 2012

Results of LifeStraw Family water filter field trial covered. 10 October 2012

A Mad Businessman

Monday, 01 October 2012

Feature about Mikkel Vestergaard Frandsen and the company.

Can the World Save Lives and Combat Climate Change?

Monday, 01 October 2012

Combining humanitarian aid, economic development and environmental improvement may be the only way for the global community to bolster its resilience to 21st-century challenges.

Preventing malaria and diarrhoea delays need for antiretroviral therapy

Thursday, 26 July 2012

The distribution of long-lasting insecticide-treated nets and water filters can significantly reduce the rate of HIV disease progression among Kenyan adults.

From Hotel Uniforms To Life-Saving Water Filters: Evolving The Humanitarian Entrepreneurship Model

Wednesday, 27 June 2012

Article by Mikkel Vestergaard Frandsen about unique business model that has helped make the company successful.

Malaria Research

IR Mapper is a tool that maps insecticide resistance. It consolidates reports of insecticide resistance in malaria mosquitoes onto filterable maps to inform vector control strategies.

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