health programs

Children in blue clothes standing in line (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.
Woman in lab coat giving man vaccination (USAID/Frank Kimaro)

Overcoming vaccine hesitancy in Tanzania

USAID supports community health workers' efforts to reduce vaccine hesitancy and increase COVID-19 vaccinations in Tanzania.
Health care worker reaching for oxygen tank (USAID/Lameck Ododo)

Saving lives with medical oxygen in Kenya

USAID is training health care workers in Kenya to provide medical oxygen, part of wide-ranging U.S. efforts to fight COVID-19 abroad.
Boy getting vaccination in arm as others look on (U.S. Government)

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

The United States is donating billions in COVID-19 vaccine doses, funding for COVAX and medical supplies to countries all over the world.
Two women in orange T-shirts that say 'End Pandemics' talking to each other (Courtesy of Bridget Siulanda/JSI)

Changing attitudes, increasing COVID-19 vaccinations

USAID has trained health workers in Zambia on sharing vaccine safety information. Learn how these workers are increasing vaccinations.
Young female health worker vaccinating man (USAID)

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

The United States is donating billions in COVID-19 vaccine doses, funding for COVAX and medical supplies to countries all over the world.
Boxes being loaded into cargo plane (U.S. Government)

As variants surge, a global vaccination push

The United States and international partners are continuing to increase COVID-19 vaccination rates in dozens of countries around the world.
Woman in colorful dress receives a COVID-19 vaccine (© USAID RHITES-EC 2022)

Increasing COVID-19 vaccinations in Africa

The U.S. is surging COVID-19 vaccines, equipment and other support to help sub-Saharan African nations increase vaccinations.
Person in protective gear giving vaccine shot to woman (U.S. Embassy El Salvador/Juan Carlos Quintero)

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

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