Health Programs

Doctor giving injection to boy in school gym with two other medical professionals (© AP Images)

COVID-19 vaccine research builds on U.S. successes

The United States has a long history of developing vaccines and providing humanitarian assistance to fight infectious diseases worldwide.
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Meet 6 health care workers on the COVID-19 front lines [video]

Health care workers fighting COVID-19 around the world have benefited from USAID’s global health investments. Learn about some of them.
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U.S. helps Caribbean countries fight COVID-19

The U.S. is providing medical supplies to Caribbean nations fighting COVID-19. Find out more about how the aid programs are helping people in the region.
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Tracking COVID-19 with artificial intelligence

Researchers in the U.S. are using artificial intelligence to track COVID-19 outbreaks around the world and treat patients at home.
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U.S. private sector helps ASEAN fight COVID-19

American companies are invested in helping ASEAN member states fight COVID-19 through donations of money and medical supplies.
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U.S. COVID-19 webinars help medics in Central and South America

Experts from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention are helping doctors and nurses in Latin America to fight the coronavirus.
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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.
Woman holding baby wrapped in colorful fabric underneath bed net (Anthony Abu/GHSC-PSM/USAID)

15 achievements of the President’s Malaria Initiative

On the 15th anniversary of its founding, find out how the U.S. President's Malaria Initiative transformed the fight against a worldwide scourge.
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How the U.S. makes the world a SAFER place [video]

With the SAFER package, the United States continues to lead the global response to COVID-19 to benefit the international community.