February 2, 2021: CDC’s Center for Global Health Responds to Outbreaks

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Spotlight on Topic:

Outbreak Report

Learn how CDC’s Center for Global Health draws on existing capacities developed in partnership with other nations to address COVID-19 and other infectious disease threats.

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The Center for Global Health Programs Adapt to Provide Lifesaving Services During COVID-19

The COVID-19 pandemic presents multiple challenges, especially for countries with fragile health systems to address epidemics like HIV, malaria, measles, and other vaccine-preventable diseases.

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Outbreak Responses Where They Happen

An infographic highlights CDC’s role in recent responses to Ebola, HIV, measles, and other outbreaks.


Lessons Learned and Looking Forward

What’s next for the Center for Global Health in 2021?

Global COVID-19 Updates
The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recently updated the Global COVID-19 website to provide information for non-US settings. The page provides details on global COVID-19 cases and data, operational considerations for schools, migration and border health, and adapting a contact tracing program. Find more CDC resources for the global health community:

Global COVID-19 website
CDC Strategy for Global Response to COVID-19 (2020-2023)
COVID-19 Sustainable Response Planning


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