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20 years of aid: America’s ongoing support for Africa’s public health...

The United States is the largest donor in the world to sub-Saharan Africa and a leading partner in fighting COVID-19, investing more than $250 million.
Joe Biden speaking at lectern as Kamala Harris stands behind (© Evan Vucci/AP Images)

Biden: U.S. will be ‘arsenal of vaccines’ for the world

The U.S. plans to donate 80 million COVID-19 vaccine doses worldwide. President Biden said the U.S. will be a leader in efforts to end the pandemic.
Plane on tarmac next to large bundles of supplies on trailers (Nicholas Geboy/USAID)

Vice President Harris: ‘We will do everything possible to help India’

See how the United States is taking action to help the government of India address the recent surge of COVID-19 cases by providing assistance and expertise.
Gloved hands holding syringe and vial (© Matt Rourke/AP Images)

U.S. supports waiving rights to COVID-19 vaccines

The United States supports a waiver of intellectual property rights to speed vaccine production. Learn about efforts to improve global access to vaccines.
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U.S., COVAX support COVID-19 vaccinations worldwide [video]

The U.S. is supporting COVAX's effort to equitably distribute COVID-19 vaccines worldwide. Learn more about this push to end the COVID-19 pandemic.
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The United States works with Thailand to improve its air

Air pollution affects countries across Southeast Asia. Learn more about how the U.S. and Thailand are working together to reduce pollution.
Bucket and water container filling from outdoor spigots as schoolchildren look on (© Water for People)

U.S. charities expand access to safe water worldwide

U.S. charities are delivering safe water to communities in Africa and Latin America. Learn how these groups connect people to safe water sources.
People waiting in line seen through a COVID-19 vaccine sign (© Altaf Qadri/AP Images)

U.S. rushes to aid India amid dire COVID-19 outbreak

The U.S. is providing emergency aid to India, from ventilators and oxygen to rapid testing kits, to fight India's surge in COVID-19 cases.
Woman wearing clerical collar receiving injection in arm (© Manuel Balce Ceneta/AP Images)

What do U.S. religious leaders say about vaccination? [photo gallery]

Learn how faith leaders across America are reaching out to their flocks, combining science with scripture and combating vaccine hesitancy with education.