Artemisinin Conference 2014
23-24 September, Guangzhou, China
"Towards Stabilizing the Artemisinin Market"
The 8th International Artemisinin Conference responded to a recommendation of the 10th RBM/PSM meeting 16-18 Oct 2013, and echoed calls from Artemisinin Combination Therapies (ACT) and artemisinin stakeholders. This Conference was organized by AEDES with the support of the Roll Back Malaria Partnership Secretariat, The Global Fund, UNITAID and PATH. The latest developments regarding the global production and demand forecasts for Artemisinin were presented and discussed.
More than 120 participants were in attendance representing the growers, collectors of leaves, extractors, API/ACT manufacturers, donors and organizations from China, Vietnam, East Africa, Madagascar, India and Europe.