When the world has faced crises, America has always acted boldly to save lives and help restore freedom, peace, and prosperity. We were on the frontlines against Ebola. We support countries as they combat HIV/AIDS, tuberculosis, and malaria. And now we are providing aid in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. See how America Acts during this global crisis.
News & Events
USAID announced new efforts to accelerate reductions in maternal, newborn, and child mortality . The Agency also released the USAID Women, Peace, and Security Strategy Implementation Plan to support women’s empowerment and post-conflict recovery.
Digital Feature
In northern Kenya, recurring droughts often set families back, making it difficult to escape poverty. Traders like Veronica often bear the brunt of these hardships. Find out how USAID helped build a marketplace where traders can thrive.
Collaborating with USAID
USAID announced five winners of the Resilient, Inclusive, and Sustainable Environments (RISE) Challenge to address gender-based violence in environmental programs. Inspired? The challenge has reopened, and is accepting new applications through Aug. 5.
Did You Know?
When global health crises arise, America responds! Outside of the support from USAID and our U.S. Government partners, the American people have provided more than $4 billion in donations and assistance in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.
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