health programs

U.S. sailors dancing with children as crowd watches (U.S. Navy/Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Drace Wilson)

At Solomon Islands, U.S. hospital ship provides care, boosts preparedness

The USNS Mercy treated thousands of Solomon Islanders on its first trip to the country during a 2022 humanitarian exercise.
Person handing delivery to another person standing in doorway (The Global Fund)

PEPFAR: 20 years of impact

The U.S. global AIDS relief initiative known as PEPFAR has helped millions of people since it was created in 2003. Learn more about it.
Man vaccinating child as other children stand in background (© K.M. Chaudary/AP Images)

Global health security matters to everyone

The U.S. advances global health security, partnering to ensure communities worldwide can prevent, detect and address public health threats.
Children lining up at a table to be vaccinated (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.
Cynthia Uche Goyko standing in front of office door with 'Counsellor' sign (PEPFAR)

On World AIDS Day, a strategy for sustained success

The U.S. and its partners have saved millions of lives from HIV/AIDS. Learn how PEPFAR will continue to tackle global health challenges.
Group of people posing in front of field, cheering (Courtesy of Tomato Jos)

U.S.-Africa Leaders Summit: A growing partnership

President Biden will host the U.S.-Africa Leaders Summit December 13–15 in Washington. Learn what is on the agenda.
Health worker collecting swab sample from woman's nose (© Mahmud Hossain Opu/AP Images)

COVID-19 testing, oxygen programs launched

Learn more about how U.S.-led COVID-19 programs will improve access to medical oxygen and other vital supplies.
Line of girls in school uniforms, some in masks, one smiling (U.S. Government)

U.S. sends COVID-19 vaccines worldwide [November 2022]

The United States is donating billions in COVID-19 vaccine doses, funding for COVAX and medical supplies to countries all over the world.
Nurse expanding oxygen mask rubber bands for demonstration (USAID/Lameck Ododo)

U.S. sends COVID-19 vaccines worldwide [October 2022]

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