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moncler outlet online The institutehas urged companies planning the 200 dams currently in the pipeline in Africa to think how best to design them to ensure that they do not inadvertently lead to an increase in the number of cases of malaria in the surrounding areas. moncler outlet online

moncler outlet store In 2016, the last year for Cheap Moncler Jackets which data is available, there were an estimated 216 million cases of malaria worldwide, the majority of which were in sub Saharan Africa. Of those infected, 445,000 died, with 70 per cent of the victims children under five. moncler outlet store

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