Half of the world’s population, 3.3 billion people, is at risk of malaria. And this misnamed “bad air,” mal’ aria in Italian, kills approximately 655,000 children per year; many of who are under the age of 5 and most of who live in sub-Saharan Africa.
And it’s all because of mosquitoes. [via Compassion]
Latest posts by Matt Todd (see all)
- Powerful stories, the magic of film, and the Heartland Film Festival - October 23, 2014
- Be a better princess with the Sleeping Beauty DVD - October 14, 2014
- A former pastor’s plea: Encourage your pastor. - October 7, 2014