Commitment to Action

Integrated Malaria Control Program in DRC & Papua, Indonesia

Commitment by

Freeport-McMoRan Inc.

In 2010, Freeport-McMoRan Copper and Gold Inc. committed to expand support for the implementation of an integrated malaria control program for targeted communities in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) and Indonesia to include indoor residual spraying, distribution of long-lasting insecticide-treated bed nets, reduction and treatment of mosquito breeding sites, and malaria health promotion and education activities. Freeport-McMoRan Copper and Gold Inc. also aimed to support local governments by providing prompt and accurate diagnosis of malaria and effective treatment as part of an integrated effort to decrease malaria morbidity and mortality.

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Commitment

Integrated Malaria Control Program in DRC & Papua, Indonesia

Launched

2010

Est. Duration

4 Years

Estimated Total Value

$10,000,000

Region

Africa, Asia

Countries

Democratic Republic of the Congo, INDONESIA

Commitment by

Freeport-McMoRan Inc.

Partner(s) of the Commitment Maker(s)

University of Lubumbashi, United States Agency for International Development, Drc Ministry Of Health, Republic of Indonesia, LPMAK, Sos-International A/S, President's Malaria Initiative, Indonesian Ministry of Health, LIDEAS