This fact sheet explain the U.S. government’s role in addressing the global tuberculosis epidemic, including the history of U.S. involvement and funding trends.
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This fact sheet provides the latest data on the global malaria epidemic, including impact by region, prevention and treatment options, and the U.S. government response to the epidemic.
This fact sheet examines the U.S. role in international family planning and reproductive health worldwide, including the history of U.S. involvement, current programs and funding, and key issues.
This fact sheet examines the U.S. role in addressing maternal and child health issues globally, including a look at U.S. support for maternal and child health programs across the developing world.
This fact sheet examines the history, structure and strategy behind the President’s Malaria Initiative (PMI), an interagency effort run by the U.S. Agency for International Development and implemented together with Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
This fact sheet examines the role of the MCC, a U.S.government corporation established to promote economic growth and povertyreduction by financing development efforts, including health projects, throughcountry-compacts in low and middle income countries.
This fact sheet looks at the components of the Global Health Initiative (GHI), a U.S.-based effort to develop a comprehensive, government-wide strategy for global health focused on the health challenges and needs of those in low- and middle-income countries. March 2012 (.pdf) Previous Versions: January 2012 (.pdf) February 2011 (.pdf)
This fact sheet examines the GAVI Alliance (also known as GAVI), an independent, public-private partnership and multilateral funding mechanism that aims to increase access to immunization in poor countries. The fact sheet also explores the role that the U.S. government plays in supporting the partnership. Created in 1999, GAVI began operations in January 2000 and by the end of 2010 had received over $5 billion in donor financing and disbursed over $2.8 billion to support immunization programs in 76 low- and middle-income countries. The U.S. has been the single largest governmental donor to GAVI and its third largest source of funding overall, providing 12.5% of all contributions received through the end of 2010.
This fact sheet profiles the health status of Haiti prior to the devastating earthquake that hit the island nation on January 12, 2010. It reviews the major U.S. government global health and development programs operating in Haiti and examines the U.S. response to the quake and the future health challenges…
Reauthorization of PEPFAR, The United States Global Leadership Against HIV/AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria Act: A Side-by-Side Comparison to Prior Law
In 2003, the United States committed $15 billion over five years (2004–2008) to fight global HIV/AIDS, tuberculosis, and malaria. President Bush recently signed legislation reauthorizing the law for another five years with $48 billion in funding. A new side-by-side compares key provisions of the reauthorization and the original law. Side-by-Side…