Assembly/AU/Dec.649(XXIX) Page 2 invest in the development and regulation of the gene-drive technology as well as other new innovations including next generation insecticides for Indoor Residual Spraying and Long Lasting Insecticidal Nets, Rapid Diagnostic Tests and Artemisinin-based Combination Therapy for the elimination of malaria and REQUESTS the Commission, WHO and NEPAD Agency to support these initiatives; 10. ENDORSES the AWA Strategic Framework (2016-2030) and REQUESTS the Commission working with partners and Member States to expeditiously facilitate its implementation; 11. REAFFIRMS our commitments to the Abuja 15% target on domestic financing for health and REQUESTS the Commission to continue to produce the Africa Scorecard on Domestic Financing for Health annually to monitor progress; 12. REQUESTS i) the Chairperson of the Assembly, H.E. President Alpha Condé, to engage relevant partners, particularly the G20 in support of strengthening Human Resources for Health in Africa including the 2 million Community Health Initiative and URGES the Commission, in collaboration with UNAIDS, WHO and other partners to support the countries efforts to implement the initiative and report yearly on progress; ii) the Chairperson of AWA to report on the progress made to the June/July 2018 Ordinary Session of the Assembly.

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