Health Programs

Men unloading boxes from plane (U.S. Government)

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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The U.S. responds to COVID-19 [video]

The U.S. is providing safe vaccines and humanitarian aid to fight COVID-19. Read more about the U.S. strategy to help the world recover from the pandemic.
Woman injecting vaccine into woman's right arm (© Andre Penner/AP Images)

U.S. and international partners aid Brazil’s fight against COVID-19

The United States and partner organizations are providing vaccine doses and medical equipment to help Brazil fight COVID-19.
Woman holding child while sitting in room with two other women (© Olympia de Maismont/AFP/Getty Images)

U.S. researchers help advance promising malaria vaccine

A new vaccine is 77% effective against malaria. According to the World Health Organization, the mosquito-borne disease infects 200 million people annually.
Adult hands pressing metal device against child's arm (USAID)

USAID and vaccines: Helping save 9.3 million children in the last...

The United States has sought to protect people around the world from disease. Learn more about USAID's global immunization efforts.
Doctor listening to child's heart with stethoscope as child sits on mother's lap (USAID/Riaz Jahanpour)

Africa Day: U.S. partnerships with African nations endure

The United States is a partner with Africa. Learn how America is supporting public health and economic growth in African nations.
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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.
Seated woman about to be vaccinated (State Dept.)video

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.
Sun seen through haze above city (© Gemunu Amarasinghe/AP Images)

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.