Malaria, other vectorborne and parasitic diseases programme

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Strengthen control of vectorborne diseases to lessen the impact of climate change in Western Pacific Region with focus on Cambodia, Mongolia and Papua New Guinea:

Final project report

Authors:
World Health Organization. Regional Office for the Western Pacific

Summary

This report outlines and describes three projects implemented from 2011 to 2012 in Cambodia, Mongolia and Papua New Guinea on climate change and its impact on vector-borne diseases, particularly malaria, dengue, tick-borne diseases and plague. The project, funded by the Korean International Cooperation Agency, was managed by WHO's Malaria, other Vectorborne and Parasitic Diseases unit in close collaboration with WHO’s Environmental Health and Emerging Disease Surveillance and Response units.