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Vietnam Ends "Zero-COVID"—Is It Too Soon?

With low vaccination rates, another virus surge is a concern

Legal, Safe, and Affordable

by Samantha Kiernan - October 7, 2021

The state of global abortion access

A student washes her hands at a school in Abuja, Nigeria, on March 20, 2020.

The Pandemic That Never Went Away

Data in Global Health

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Series: U.S. Foreign Policy and Global Health

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A Pandemic in a More Dangerous World—It's Time to Rethink U.S. Engagement on Global Health 

This series focuses on the challenges that U.S. engagement on global health faces in a world battered by the COVID-19 pandemic, divided by power politics, and uncertain about the ability of the United States to sustain global leadership. 

This series is made possible by the generous support of the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation. 

The Devastating Impact of COVID-19 on Democracy

The pandemic has made reversing the global decline in democracy and freedom harder

Global Health and Democracy: Managing Two Top U.S. Priorities

U.S. foreign policy commitment to both health and democratic norms is imperative