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 sprayer marks a house after completion. Indoor residual spraying of homes with insecticides kills malaria-carrying mosquitoes and other pests.

Lifting the Burden of Malaria

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This year, malaria will kill more than 400,000 people around the world. The vast majority will be kids in sub-Saharan Africa. In Zambia, the disease is accepted as a fact of life. Despite success fighting the… more

This Week at State: April 7, 2017

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Did you miss key foreign policy developments this week? We’ve got you covered. Each week DipNote will recap the latest U.S. Department of State highlights covering a wide range of global issues, events, and… more
Participants in the WeAmericas Program raise their hands.

Celebrating International Women’s Day 2017

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As we celebrate more than 100 years since the inaugural International Women’s Day, we are once again reminded that despite the great strides women and girls from all walks of life have made, endemic challenges… more
A warehouse staffer checks new stock of life-saving drugs for Guyana’s HIV/AIDS population.

Fighting HIV and Beating the Odds

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"HIV is not me. It is just something living inside of me. I am not going to let it get the best of me,” declares Melanie Hill, a 41-year-old HIV survivor who has been winning the fight against the disease for… more
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