by Richard Cibulskis, Roly Gosling, Ryan Williams et al.
World Health Organization on behalf of the Roll Back Malaria Partnership Secretariat
Progress & Impact Series Number 9, November 2012
The Roll Back Malaria Progress & Impact Series is a collection of comprehensive reports benchmarking progress towards the Roll Back Malaria 2010 goals. Launched in March 2010, the series aggregate and analyze data on malaria burden, new tools and strategies, and intervention coverage – highlighting accomplishments and driving future action and investment. This report details the impact of malaria on development and health systems in countries outside of Africa. Malaria is a potentially fatal disease which threatens over 2 billion people each year in the Asia-Pacific Region – approximately 67% of the world’s total population of people at risk of malaria.