Community engagement

The fight against malaria

Malaria is preventable, treatable and curable. We support a wide range of prevention, treatment, research and advocacy programs to end deaths from malaria.

ExxonMobil Malaria Initiative

Joining an international effort

Thanks to significant local and global efforts, great progress has been made in reducing the burden of malaria in the last 20 years. But more work remains. As a major employer and investor in many malaria-endemic countries, ExxonMobil has witnessed the devastation of malaria firsthand. That’s why we are part of an international effort to prevent, treat and cure this deadly disease.

435,000

people each year die from malaria, most of them children under 5

125M

people have been reached through ExxonMobil programs — with $170 million committed in grants between 2000 and 2018

All articles about malaria prevention

World malaria day 2017 MPN hosts childrens poster competition Mobil Producing Nigeria (MPN) recently held a Children's Poster Competition in commemoration of 2017 World Malaria Day. 

Nigeria Oct. 9, 2018

Impacts of the ExxonMobil Malaria Initiative Thanks to significant local and global efforts, great progress has been made in reducing the burden of malaria in the last 20 years. But more work remains to ensure people are able to live healthy and productive lives, free from the threat of this deadly disease. 

Malaria Article Aug. 30, 2018

Our partners are dedicated to reducing malaria's threat Malaria is preventable, treatable and curable. Thanks to better awareness, prevention and treatment tools, malaria mortality rates have dropped by 60 percent worldwide since 2000.

Malaria Article Aug. 30, 2018

Driving progress against malaria with ExxonMobil Global Health Scholars at Oxford University ExxonMobil supports outstanding students from developing and emerging-market countries to pursue global health-focused master’s degrees at Oxford University. 

Malaria Article Aug. 6, 2018

Commemorating World Malaria Day 2018 World Malaria Day recognizes the global effort to reduce the burden of malaria. Taking place on April 25 each year, it provides an opportunity to raise awareness and generate support for the fight to end this preventable and treatable disease.

Malaria Article Apr. 25, 2018