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Launch of President’s Malaria Initiative-Funded Malaria Indoor Residual Spraying

Remarks by the USG Deputy Chief of Mission, Robert Scott Manicaland District Medical Officer, Dr. Talent Maphosa Mutare District Government Staff Distinguished guests and professionals who have worked to prevent and treat malaria in Zimbabwe Mutare District community members, especially residents served by Chitakatira Health Center Members of the press Ladies and Gentlemen, It is ...
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U.S. Response to Ebola in West Africa

Q & A with Dr. Peter Kilmarx Since 2011, Dr. Peter Kilmarx has been the Country Director for Zimbabwe office of the United States Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC- Zimbabwe). He recently returned from a six week tour of duty as Team Leader for the CDC Sierra Leone Ebola Response in Freetown. To ...
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CDC-Zim Director, Peter Kilmarx, on Ebola Mission in Sierra Leone

The United States Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Zimbabwe country director Dr Peter Kilmarx left Zimbabwe Wednesday on a mission to serve as CDC’s Ebola Response Team leader in Sierra Leone. Kilmarx, who has experience working in countries affected by Ebola, expressed confidence in his mission to Sierra Leone. “I have responded to ...
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President Barack Obama and African Entrepreneur at the Africa Business Forum

Mandarin Oriental Hotel Washington, D.C. Q: So thank you very much, Mr. President for this opportunity.  I’ll start by wishing you a belated Happy Birthday. The President: Thank you. Q: Thank you very much.  (Laughter.) The President: Have you introduced yourself to everybody? Q: I wanted to really jump into the issues.  (Laughter.) The President: ...
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