MCN Foundation has over 25 years’ experience in health development and education. Utilizing this experience MCN Foundation leverages the knowledge necessary to have maximum impact on the ground in developing countries. Based on the belief that health is a basic human right, MCN Foundation seeks to empower communities to take control of their health and to establish a vibrant and participatory health care system made up of communities, health workers and governments.
Creating caring healthier communities around the world.
Increase patient care and safety through web-based healthcare education, skill building and entrepreneurial endeavors in order to promote and maintain the health of families and communities.
Educate individuals, providers and organizations in developing countries around the world through healthcare education and entrepreneurial investment in order to nurture and grow healthy families and communities.
MCN Malaria Education App
- Malaria is an entirely preventable and treatable mosquito-borne illness. In 2013, 97 countries had ongoing malaria transmission.
- An estimated 3.4 billion people are at risk of malaria, of whom 1.2 billion are at high risk. In high-risk areas, more than one malaria case occurs per 1000 population.
- There were an estimated 207 million cases of malaria in 2012 (uncertainty range: 135 – 287 million) and an estimated 627 000 deaths (uncertainty range: 473 000 – 789 000). 90% of all malaria deaths occur in sub-Saharan Africa.
- In 2012, malaria killed an estimated 482 000 children under five years of age. That is 1300 children every day, or one child almost every minute.