Malaria: history’s deadliest pandemic | The Economist

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The covid-19 pandemic may have derailed the world in 2020, but a far deadlier disease has shaped human history for thousands of years. Malaria defeated armies, fuelled the slave trade and jump-started the modern environmental movement.

How covid-19 hinders the fight against malaria:

Why malaria prevention needs to be fine-tuned:

Mapping humanity’s progress in its fight against malaria:

Read about the difficulties of quinine farming in war-torn Congo:”



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