Fact Sheets

A high-level U.S. Government (USG) delegation travels to West Africa to assess the EVD response and liaise with stakeholders  U.S. President Barack H. Obama lauds ongoing USG efforts to respond to EVD in West Africa
A 65-person U.S. Public Health Service (USPHS) team arrives in Monrovia, Liberia, to support the USG response to the EVD outbreak. The first contingent of Cuban health workers arrive in Guinea.

Protracted conflict, high levels of insecurity, inhospitable terrain, severe climate and weak infrastructure have plagued Afghanistan for the past 30 years. Afghanistan’s humanitarian landscape is further complicated by several other factors: a majority of the population lives in hard-to-reach rural areas, over 700,000 Afghans are internally displaced by conflict, over 200,000 people are exposed to natural disasters each year, and more than 2.2 million people are severely food insecure.

Проект USAID по Противодействию ВИЧ направлен на сни-жение количества новых случаев ВИЧ-инфекции среди ключевых групп населения в местах лишения свободы и после освобождения в Таджикистане, Кыргызстане и Ка-захстане. Проект будет предоставлять техническую поддержку, обучение, социальное сопровождение в переходный период и профилактические услуги для осужденных и лиц, освободившихся из мест лишения свободы в трех странах, а также улучшит качество наркологических услуг и их взаимосвязь со СПИД Центрами, юридическими и социальными сервисами для целевой группы.

Продолжительность: 2014-2019

Исполнитель: Консорциум партнеров во главе с Abt Associates Inc

Ключевые партнеры: Министерство Здравоохранения Кыргызской Республики

Географический охват: По всей стране


Облегчить бремя туберкулеза (ТБ) и замедлить распро-странение лекарственно устойчивого туберкулеза в Кыр-гызской Республике

Duration: 2014- 2019

Implementing Partner: The Program is implemented by a consortium led by Abt Associates,Inc

Key Partner: Ministry of Health of Kyrgyz Republic

Activity Locations: Countrywide

Duration: June 2014 – June 2016

Activity Locations: Kazakhstan, Kyrgyz Republic, Tajikistan

Implementing Partner: AIDS Foundation East-West

Program Overview

Duration:  August 2014 – June 2018

Implementing Partner:  Deloitte Consulting, Inc.

Key Partners:  Kyrgyz apparel, tour-ism and construction materials firms, business associations, consulting firms and NGOs, Government Minis-tries and Agencies

Activity Locations:  Nationwide

Activity Goal

The U.N. World Health Organization (WHO) announced the official end to the EVD outbreaks in Nigeria and Senegal on October 17 and 20, respectively, after both countries completed two 21-day cycles without an additional reported case.  CDC supported the governments of Nigeria and Senegal with epidemiological surveillance as part of the countries’ successful response efforts.

The Development Innovation Accelerator (DIA or the Accelerator) is a tool specifically focused on Science, Technology, Innovation and Partnership (STIP), managed by the Global Development Lab.

Care and safety of personnel responding to the Ebola epidemic is of paramount concern. From personal protective equipment (PPE) to medical treatment and medical evacuation (MEDEVAC) we are exploring every avenue to ensure the care and safety of responders. All G-7 countries, including the United States, publicly acknowledged this in a joint statement issued 25 September.


Last updated: March 12, 2015