Article June 21, 2021
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.
Article June 21, 2021
Through our work in Africa and the Pacific Rim, ExxonMobil has seen first-hand the devastating toll malaria takes on individuals, families and economies. Our own workplace malaria control program has made significant progress. We have averted more than 2,000 cases of malaria since 2000, and no ExxonMobil employee has died of malaria since 2007.
Beyond our workplace initiatives, ExxonMobil invests in a range of programs that address critical challenges in the fight against malaria. Our partners are dedicated to reducing malaria’s threat.
ADPP Angola's malaria project organizes 4,000 schoolchildren into Malaria Control Patrols to teach malaria prevention. ExxonMobil's partnership with ADPP supports a consortium for malaria prevention in local communities.Learn more
PanAfricare trains community health volunteers working with primarily rural households on the prevention and treatment of malaria.Together, we work to distribute live-saving treatments and messages to people in Angola, and in conjunction with the National Basketball Association, on the innovative Power Forward Program in Nigeria.Learn more
Grassroot Soccer (GRS)
GRS uses the convening power of soccer to increase awareness of malaria and HIV/AIDS among young people across Africa. In partnership with ExxonMobil, GRS delivers a malaria prevention and sports curriculum in Equatorial Guinea, Mozambique, Nigeria, Papua New Guinea and South Africa.Learn more
Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health
ExxonMobil's partners at Harvard advance scientific knowledge around malaria eradication. Grants support Dr. Regina Rabinovich as the ExxonMobil Malaria Scholar in Residence.Learn more
In partnership with ExxonMobil, Jhpiego implements a community-based program that helps health workers prevent malaria in pregnant women.Learn more
In partnership with ExxonMobil and Grassroot Soccer, Special Olympics provides an interactive health education program to improve access to malaria prevention and other health services for individuals with intellectual disabilities in Nigeria.Learn more
Impacts of the ExxonMobil Malaria InitiativeThanks 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.
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An integrated effort to combat malariaTwenty years ago, ExxonMobil joined the global fight against malaria.
Malaria Energy Factor • Feb. 10, 2021
20 years of combating malariaThis year marks the 20th anniversary of the ExxonMobil Malaria Initiative – a program that has contributed to meaningful advances in fighting the disease. What began as an effort to protect workers and local communities in Chad and Cameroon has evolved into a global initiative.
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