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U.S. sends COVID-19 vaccines worldwide [rolling updates]

The United States is donating billions in COVID-19 vaccine doses, funding for COVAX and medical supplies to countries all over the world.
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Countering the ‘shadow pandemic’ of gender-based violence

Around the world rates of domestic violence have spiked during COVID-19. Learn how the U.S. is working to end this "shadow pandemic."
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U.S. COVID-19 vaccine donations spanned the globe in 2021

In 2021, the U.S. provided vaccines, medical equipment, training and more to help countries fight COVID-19. Learn more about those efforts.
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Daily life in America moves outdoors

With the COVID-19 pandemic ongoing in the U.S., many businesses and schools are choosing the outdoors to work, play and dine.
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U.S. gives global groups $580 million to combat COVID-19

Multilateral organizations are fighting the COVID-19 pandemic around the world. Learn how the U.S. is supporting these vital efforts.
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U.S. sends COVID-19 vaccines worldwide [December 2021]

The United States is donating billions in COVID-19 vaccine doses, funding for COVAX and medical supplies to countries all over the world.
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Overcoming vaccine delivery challenges

Many COVID-19 vaccine doses must be stored at freezing temperatures. Read how the U.S. and partners ensure donated vaccines remain effective.
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Fostering equity and equality for all

The Biden-Harris administration has an ambitious 10-point strategy to achieve gender equity. See what the plan involves.
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U.S. a ‘steadfast partner’ in the Indo-Pacific

The U.S. is expanding partnerships across the Indo-Pacific to increase prosperity and security and recover from the COVID-19 pandemic.