Asia Pacific Malaria Elimination Network (APMEN)

Asia Pacific Malaria Elimination Network (APMEN)

Consultation date: 05 June 2014

Malaria elimination strategy

The Asia Pacific Malaria Elimination Network (APMEN) is a network of countries and institutions committed to working collaboratively towards malaria elimination. The main areas of work include:

  • Leadership and advocacy
  • Capacity building
  • Knowledge exchange
  • Building the evidence base on elimination

The APMEN network includes the following countries: Bhutan, Cambodia, China, Democratic People's Republic of Korea, Indonesia, Lao PDR, Malaysia, Nepal, Philippines, Republic of Korea, the Solomon Islands, Sri Lanka, Thailand, Vanuatu and Vietnam.

APMEN has contributed to build the evidence base on matters of critical importance to the Asia Pacific Region. For instance, the APMEN working groups have played a key role in identifying research priorities, reviewing the evidence and supporting research.

Over the next years, APMEN aims to increase its partnerships and to support research on the following topics:

  • Outdoor biting and larval management
  • Community engagement
  • Health systems

Funding 23 project(s)