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Passed House amended (05/04/2009)

Supports the goals of Malaria Awareness Day, including the achievable target of ending malaria deaths by 2015.

Reaffirms the goals to combat malaria outlined in the Tom Lantos and Henry J. Hyde United States Global Leadership Against HIV/AIDS, Tuberculosis, and Malaria Reauthorization Act of 2008.

Commends the progress made by anti-malaria programs, including the President's Malaria Initiative and the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria.

Recognizes the work of the Roll Back Malaria Partnership.

Encourages fellow donor nations to maintain their support and honor their funding commitments for malaria programs.

Urges greater integration between U.S. and international health programs that target malaria, HIV, tuberculosis, neglected tropical diseases, and basic child and maternal health.

Commits to continued U.S. leadership in efforts to reduce global malaria deaths.