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UMTV: World Malaria Day


World Malaria Day
Thousands attending the 2012 General Conference in Tampa, Florida witnessed a flash mob complete with giant mosquitoes to raise awareness about malaria. Bishop John Yambasu, Sierra Leone Area, and Bishop Thomas Bickerton, Pittsburgh Area, described how communications, community health clinics and ongoing education continue to be a driving force in "swatting" out the disease. The United Methodist global health ministry, Imagine No Malaria, has helped reduce the death rate from malaria from one life every 60 seconds, to one life every 30 seconds. Learn more at Video