Researchers and outreach teams are searching for ways to combat malaria in western Kenya, where 27% of the population is affected. In recent years, various efforts to fight malaria have brought down the number of infections.
Programs beginning next year in Ghana, Malawi and Kenya will test the vaccine's effectiveness in children. The trial was announced ahead of World Malaria Day.
Surveys in Europe and North America show a dramatic decline in the number of bugs buzzing around. Although global data are missing, many researchers are convinced this environmental disaster is happening worldwide.
International donors have begun a drive aimed at raising billions to fight AIDS, tuberculosis and malaria worldwide. Canada's Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is hosting the Global Fund replenishment conference.
The women of the Samburu tribe face many hardships, including circumcision, child marriage and sexual abuse. Some had enough and decided to set up a safe village just for women.
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