Promoting Global Health

Promoting
Global Health

Photo credit: Bobby Neptune for USAID

"Epidemics don't adhere to international borders. They don't
wave flags. They are invisible threats to our national security.
Without the unique skills of USAID and our partners, we will
not be able to counter and contain them."

– Mark Green, USAID Administrator

Investments in global health protect Americans at home and abroad, save lives, strengthen fragile states, and promote social and economic progress.

Photo of a woman and child lying in bed together

Curbing the Spread of Infectious Disease

USAID battling Ebola — a nurse’s story

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Improving Nutrition, Hygiene, and Health in Senegal

The stabilizing effects of proper health care

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Relieving the Health and Economic Burdens of TB

TB treatment and recovery in Bangladesh

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Lifesaving Care for Preemies in
West Bank/Gaza

New safeguards for premature babies

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Stopping the Spread of HIV/AIDS in Malawi

A young mentor helps girls stay healthy

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Antiseptic Gel Saves Nepal’s Newborns

Preventing life-threatening infections at birth

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Last updated: January 17, 2018

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