05.01.2020

Malaria can and must be stopped

Malaria is both preventable and treatable. Greater emphasis needs to be placed on the production & distribution of preventative tools, such as long-lasting insecticide-treated nets (LLINs).

04.12.2019

What You Need to Know About Microplastics

LifeStraw filters have a maximum pore size of 0.2 microns—meaning they can filter contaminants of that size and greater.

04.12.2019

A PSA on PFAS: How can you filter them from your drinking water?

What does a microwave popcorn bag, a nonstick pan and nail polish all have in common? These products frequently contain chemicals known as per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances, or PFAS, that are severely threatening public health and water sources around the world.

18.09.2019

Rising to the Challenge of Malaria Elimination Through R&D

The Vestergaard-Noguchi Memorial Institute of Medical Research (NMIMR) Vector Labs at the University of Ghana was created as a way to malaria elimination through R&D.

17.09.2019

The Worldwide Threat of Substandard Nets

The lack of clear quality standards for LLINs threatens the rate of progress to eliminate malaria.

05.08.2019

Lessons from India: Innovative Public-Private Partnerships

As we confront COVID-19, India provides lessons on the value of public-private partnerships (PPP) in the fight against malaria.