Donors reject screening panel for malaria projectsBMJ 2000; 321 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.321.7255.194 (Published 22 July 2000) Cite this as: BMJ 2000;321:194
- Gavin Yamey
The four founding donors of the “Roll Back Malaria” project, the partnership that is committed to eradicating the disease, have rejected a plan for an independent panel to screen all potential programmes.
The rejection came after a meeting of malaria specialists in Cambridge, Massachusetts, organised by Jeffrey Sachs and colleagues from Harvard's Center for International Development.
Dr Sachs's team proposed an independent panel of experts to screen all malaria projects before …