Report Overview and Technical Briefs

The following materials synthesize the core findings and recommendations of The Lancet Commission on malaria eradication and are companion documents to the full report, Malaria Eradication within a Generation: Ambitious, Achievable and Necessary.

Overview of the report

A short summary of the full report, outlining the rationale, approach, findings and core conclusions of the Commission, including an overview of modeling techniques, evidence assessment, and the hardware, software, and financial requirements for achieving a world free from malaria.

Policy Brief #1: Opportunities and actions for malaria-endemic countries

A two-page brief outlining critical actions and opportunities endemic countries can take to bend the curve and create a world free from malaria by 2050.

Policy Brief #2: Opportunities and actions for the international community

A two-page brief outlining the Commission’s call to action for the major global policy and donor organizations and other international stakeholders, with a focus on increasing financing, strengthening leadership, and ensuring robust accountability.

Executive summary

The executive summary of the Commission's full report, including translations in English, Chinese, French, and Spanish.


The malaria eradication challenge
The Lancet, September 8, 2019
Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus

An Africa free of malaria
The Lancet, September 8, 2019
HM King Mswati III