This piece was originally published by the Johns Hopkins Center for Communication Programs.
More than just a pest, mosquitoes are the world’s most dangerous animal.
Despite their diminutive size, mosquitoes spread deadly diseases that affect more than half of the world’s population and lead to billions of dollars in economic losses each year. From endemic malaria to outbreaks of yellow fever, chikungunya, dengue and Zika, mosquitoes require a global response. Health communication must be a part of that response.
To that end, nearly 100 international experts came…