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Strengthening Global Health Systems

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Strengthening Global Health Systems
Burkina Faso
Sierra Leone
To advance global health security by supporting an ongoing, robust Joint External Evaluation (JEE) process and a post-JEE process to mobilize funding for the global health security agenda from multilateral and other partners, and to promote public health capacity development in staff training, laboratory testing, establishment and improvement of public health surveillance systems related to cardiovascular disease.

Helping Secure the Globe from Outbreaks: Burkina Faso

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Technical Assistance to the World Health Organization Health Emergencies Program

Global Health
To support the assignment of a CDC subject matter expert to the World Health Organization (WHO) Health Emergencies Program to provide technical assistance and guidance to WHO regional and country offices and members states for the development of national action plans based on the needs and gaps identified in the Join External Evaluation assessments.

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UN General Assembly Elevates Antibiotic Resistance to Crisis Level

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What Inspired Me at Aspen Spotlight Health

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Pneumococcal Evolution and Vaccine Effectiveness

Pneumococcal Evolution and Vaccine Effectiveness
United States of America
To help CDC contribute to research about genetic changes in pneumococcal bacteria that impact the effectiveness of vaccination in developing countries. CDC will provide isolates from their Global Pneumococcal Strain Bank, sequence isolates from the Active Bacterial Core surveillance collaboration, and provide expert guidance on analysis and interpretation of the data.
Emory University (Gates Foundation)
CDC’s National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases

Strengthening Global Emergency Management

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Strengthening Global Emergency Management
Burkina Faso
Côte d’Ivoire
To fortify elements critical to global health security—public health infrastructure and country capacity—to ensure rapid detection and response of public health threats in the West Africa region.
CDC’s National Center for Global Health (cooperative agreement from CDC)
CDC’s National Center for Global Health
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