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Man looking at material on pallet marked with U.S. flag and 'COVAX' (© Ebrahim Hamid/AFP/Getty Images)

Countries step up global fight against COVID-19

Dozens of nations, private sector groups and nonprofits recently announced new contributions to the global fight against COVID-19.
Woman carrying cooler on beach (USAID/Emmanuel Gyimah Attramah)

Training Ghana’s health workers to fight COVID-19

A U.S. Agency for International Development program trains health workers to vaccinate their communities against COVID-19.
Younger woman wearing mask while resting hand on older woman's shoulder (© Dolores Ochoa/AP Images)

Summit of the Americas focuses on health and pandemic resilience

This June, leaders will gather in Los Angeles to discuss health and pandemic resilience in the Western Hemisphere. Learn more here.
Five people standing behind pallet of boxes, holding signs reading 'COVAX' (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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How the U.S. fights diseases worldwide

World Immunization Week begins April 24. Learn how the U.S. is helping protect people around the world from numerous diseases.
Two women holding sign celebrating COVID-19 vaccine doses donated to Egypt (U.S. Government)

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

The United States is donating billions in COVID-19 vaccine doses, funding for COVAX and medical supplies to countries all over the world.
Young boy, seen from rear, standing before two women in gowns and masks (© Andre Coelho/Getty Images)

World Health Day: Making the world safer for everyone

The U.S. and international partners are combating threats to global health, from COVID-19 and other diseases to malnutrition.
Two men opening boxes marked with 'COVAX' and American flag (U.S. Government)

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

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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U.S. COVID-19 vaccine donations top 500 million worldwide [video]

U.S. COVID-19 vaccine donations are supporting vaccination efforts in countries around the world. The U.S. has now shipped 500 million doses.