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    Malaria Safe

    A resource guide in the fight against malaria Malaria is the opponent in a game of life and death that no one should have to play. With 3.3 billion people at risk around the world, there’s an urgent need for dedicated players, good equipment, and winning ...

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    Malaria Safe Case Studies

    Since 2010, Voices has collaborated with football federations and private sector companies to implement Malaria Safe programs.  These programs take advantage of the unique access that football offers renewed focus on important prevention and treatment mes ...

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    United Against Malaria

    Founded in the lead-up to 2010 World Cup South Africa, United Against Malaria (UAM) is an alliance of football (soccer) teams and heroes, celebrities, health and advocacy organizations, governments and corporations who have united together against malaria ...

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    Pan-African Football

      Football is the cornerstone of United Against Malaria. Played or watched by millions in Africa, the sport breaks down barriers in politics, language, culture, geography, and even technology, offering a fun and innovative platform for malaria awareness o ...

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    World Cup

      The 2010 FIFA World Cup turned the world's eye on Africa and its unique challenges, such as malaria, which kills more people in sub-Saharan Africa than anywhere else. The United Against Malaria campaign launched in 2009 to leverage the global popul ...

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    CECAFA Challenge Cup

    Since 2010, the Council of East and Central Africa Football Associations (CECAFA) has partnered with United Against Malaria to deliver critical messages about malaria prevention and treatment to millions of fans through Africa’s oldest football tournament ...

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    Africa Cup of Nations 2012

    The Africa Cup of Nations is Africa's biggest and most important biannual football match, and for United Against Malaria, it's a critical platform for raising public awareness about malaria. As follow-on to its activities surrounding the 2010, V ...

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    UAM Partners

    The organizations that collaborate under the banner of the United Against Malaria Campaign are a special group: they are as crazy about football, as they are about ending deaths from malaria by the year 2015! Originally selected by the Bill and Melinda Ga ...

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    Golden Boot Recipients

    In football (soccer), the "Golden Boot" award goes to the player who scores the most goals in a tournament. In the fight against malaria, the UAM Golden Boot award recognizes outstanding contributions to the cause.   2012 Golden Boot Recipients: ...

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    What is a United Against Malaria champion? A hero in the fight to control malaria infection and reduce malaria deaths.   United Against Malaria champions use their influence, creativity, and resources to help prevent and treat malaria in endemic countries ...