30 Sep 2011
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Corporate author: Roll Back Malaria Partnership

International and national malaria experts, stakeholders and policy makers, convened by the Roll Back Malaria Partnership, the Norwegian Red Cross and the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies, under the auspices of the Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, met in the Norwegian capital, 12 — 13 April 2011, to defi ne next steps to get to zero malaria deaths by 2015. 

They agreed on the need for an extraordinary effort to intensify global political commitment, fi nancial resources and research & development in order to maintain the momentum of the malaria control gains achieved over the past decade and as a pre-requisite to reaching the 2015 target. Participants identi- fi ed eight points of action which are outlined in the Oslo Accord.