Written by: Samir Bol
The Minister of Health in Aweil East State Dr. Luka Dut Mou hailed the role played by the Global Fund to Fight Malaria, Tuberculosis and AIDS. Mou called on the Global Fund’s Country Coordination Mechanism to increase malaria medicines to areas in Aweil specially with the rain time that will contribute to increased malaria cases .
On the other hand, the minister pointed out that the coverage of the distribution of mosquito nets did not cover many areas in his state because of the lack of quality for this mosquito nets.
Since its inception in 2002, the Global Fund has contributed to the fight against AIDS, tuberculosis and malaria in more than 140 countries, helped save more than 20 million people, treated 11 million people living with HIV / AIDS and detected 17.4 million people Tuberculosis and treatment them , distributed more than 795 million mosquito nets for malaria control