Charlotte Bonella, RN in Alberta and Beverly Simms, RN in Newfoundland have raised nearly $15,000 for nets and malarial medicines in Kawempe. We are extremely grateful for your help. Buy-a-Net was founded by a nurse, is endorsed by the Cdn Nurses Association and the Cdn Fed of Nurses Unions, and is supported by nurses. Together we work with our Ugandan nursing colleagues to help
Buy-A-Net, Canadian Red Cross and Canadian Nurses Association convened the first ever malaria prevention symposium in Canada. This meeting recently held in Ottawa brought agencies and government together to share best practices and knowledge on malaria prevention. Debra Lefebvre Founder
Ottawa, ON Today, the Canadian Nurses Association (CNA), the Canadian Red Cross, the Buy-A-Net Malaria Prevention Group and representatives from several organizations in Canada will meet to discuss malaria prevention in advance of World Malaria Day on April 25th. Malaria kills one million people each year and World Malaria Day commemorates global efforts to wipe out this devastating disease. “Fighting malaria is a collaborative
Kingston— The Canadian Nurses Association (CNA) has announced its official endorsement of the BUY-A-NET Malaria Prevention Group, today acknowledging the group’s important contribution towards the prevention of malaria-related deaths in Africa, one village at a time. Despite the progression of modern medicine, malaria continues to haunt over 40% of the world’s population, infecting more than 500 million people per year, and killing over 1 million.
Update: The Canadian Nurses Association has demonstrated their commitment to saving lives from malaria. At the Centennial Celebration of the Canadian Nurses Association in Ottawa, June 2008, over $25,000.00 was raised for nets in Uganda! Canadian nurses make Canada and the world a better place! Nurses are the change! The Canadian Nurses Association (CNA) is very pleased to inform you of our endorsement of
The Canadian Nurses Association has endorsed BUY-A-NET. The Canadian Nurses Association (CNA) is very pleased to inform you of our endorsement of the BUY-A-NET Malaria Prevention initiative. By endorsing this initiative, CNA acknowledges the important contribution of BUY-A-NET as a direct mechanism for the prevention of Malaria deaths in Uganda. This endorsement also expresses our willingness to support this initiative publicly. … CNA has