Study evaluating potential impact of COVID-19 on malaria burden published

New research by the Malaria Atlas Project (MAP) investigates the potential impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on malaria control in Africa. The work estimated the impact of differing levels of distruption to malaria interventions on malaria incidence and mortality.

You can read more about this research on the project page: indirect effects of the COVID-19 pandemic on malaria intervention coverage. This page also has details of the associated publication, including translations of the abstract in several languages.

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