Abbreviations

ACT                             Artemisinin-based Combination Therapy

ASTMH                       American Society of Tropical Medicine & Hygiene

BCC                            Behaviour change communication

BMGF                         Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation

CDC                            Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

CHAI                           Clinton Health Access Initiative

CHW                           Community Health Worker

CISM                           Manhiça Health Research Centre

DFID                            Department for International Development

DHS                             Demographic and Health Survey

EIR                               Entomologic Inoculation Rate

ELISA                           Enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay

G6PD                          Glucose-6-Phosphate Dehydrogenase

GFATM                        Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria

GHG                            Global Health Group

GMAP                         Global Malaria Action Plan

GPS                            Global Positioning System

INDEPTH Network    International Network for the Demographic Evaluation of Populations and their Health Network

IPTi                              Intermittent preventive treatment in infants

IPTp                             Intermittent preventive treatment in pregnant women

IRS                               Indoor Residual Spraying

ISGlobal                      Barcelona Institute for Global Health

ITN                               Insecticide Treated Nets

LAMP                          Loop-mediated isothermal amplification

LLIN                             Long-lasting insecticide-treated net

LSTMH                        London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine

M&E                             Monitoring and Evaluation

MACEPA                     Malaria Control and Elimination Partnership in Africa

MALTEM                     Mozambican Alliance Towards Elimination of Malaria

MDA                            Mass Drug Administration

MIS                              Malaria Indicator Survey

MOH                            Ministry of Health

MMV                            Medicines for Malaria Venture

MPAC                           Malaria Policy Advisory Committee

MSAT                           Mass Screen-And-Treat

NGO                             Non-Governmental Organization

NIMR                            National Institute for Medical Research

NMCP                          National Malaria Control Program

PATH                            Program for Appropriate Technology in Health

PCR                              Polymerase Chain Reaction

Pf                                  Plasmodium falciparum

PMI                               United States President’s Malaria Initiative

Pv                                 Plasmodium vivax

RDT                              Rapid Diagnostic Test

SUFE                            Scale-Up For Elimination

SUFI                             Scale-Up For Impact

Swiss TPH                   Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute

UCSF                            University of California, San Francisco

WEHI                            Walter & Eliza Hall Institute

WHO                            World Health Organization