- Malaria is one of the deadliest diseases in the world.
- Malaria is preventable and curable1.
- Insecticide-treated nets can reduce deaths in children by one fifth and episodes of malaria by half2.
- PermaNet® 2.0 contributes to the fight against malaria as well as many of the neglected tropical diseases such as dengue, lymphatic filariasis (elephantiasis), leishmaniasis and Chagas disease.
1WHO. March 2013. Malaria Fact Sheet.
2Lengeler C. 2009. Insecticide-treated bed nets and curtains for preventing malaria. The Cochraine Library. 2009 (2)