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.
ExxonMobil Malaria Initiative
Malaria is preventable, treatable and curable. Thanks to better awareness, prevention and treatment tools, the global malaria mortality rate has decreased by 60 percent worldwide since 2000.
Successes in the fight against malaria
Since 2000, investments in malaria control have generated remarkable progress and saved millions of lives. Between 2000 and 2018, ExxonMobil committed $170 million in grants for malaria control and elimination efforts.