Every 45 seconds, a child dies from malaria -- which is easily prevented through the use of an insecticide-treated net. A net costs just $10 to purchase, deliver, and educate the recipient on its proper use. Send a net. Save a Life. Together we can cover a continent. Visit NothingButNets.net to learn more.
Over the last few months, the UN Foundation's Nothing But Nets campaign has been working with PSI (Population Services International) and our UN partners to get a life-saving bed net to every family in the Central African Republic. Thanks to the hard work and contributions of our supporters and Champion Mandy Moore, we are currently delivering those nets to help protect families from malaria for years to come. In this video, Danwe N'Dikwe of PSI describes his personal experience with malaria, and how working together is the best way to beat this deadly disease.
The Global Alliance for Clean Cookstoves' primary goal is to work collectively with its partners to stimulate a thriving global market for clean cookstoves and fuels. This will help it achieve and ideally surpass its 100 by '20 target. To learn more, visit www.cleancookstoves.org.
The UN Foundation launches its strategic alliance with the UN Association of the USA during the annual UN Foundation/UNA-USA awards dinner on November 18, 2010 in New York, providing new momentum to strengthen and deepen American support for the UN. Working together, UNA-USA and the UN Foundation will increase public education and advocacy on the work of the UN.