Washington D.C. Premiere
MALARIA: KILLER NUMBER ONE
Selections from the 2007 United Nations Association Traveling Film Festival
MALARIA: KILLER NUMBER ONE (Ethiopia/Kenya, 2006, 20 min.)
Washington, D.C. Premiere Malaria claims three million lives every year worldwide, most of them in countries south of the Sahara. Among the places hardest hit is Ethiopia, where malaria can wipe out hundreds of thousands of villagers, mainly women and children, in a single epidemic. This film focuses on the plight of vulnerable people trapped in a forgotten human emergency. Directed and produced by IRIN Films.
Introduced by Harley Feldbaum, Associate Director, Global Health & Foreign Policy Initiative, SAIS. Discussion with Jasmina Bojic, Founder and Executive Director, United Nations Association Film Festival.
Shown as part of Selections from the 2007 United Nations Association Traveling Film Festival, along with SALUD!
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