Global Health Policy
The COVAX Humanitarian Buffer for COVID-19 Vaccines: Review and Assessment of Policy Implications
This issue brief reviews and assesses the COVAX Humanitarian Buffer mechanism, which is part of the effort to share COVID-19 vaccines globally. It discusses these challenges and also considers implications of the Buffer experience for future pandemic preparedness and response efforts.
U.S. Global Funding for COVID-19 by Country and Region: An Analysis of USAID Data
This analysis looks at how U.S. global COVID-19 emergency funding is being channeled, particularly to countries and regions.
Civil Society Inclusion in a New Financial Intermediary Fund: Lessons from Current Multilateral Initiatives
To help inform global discussions about the creation of a new financing mechanism for pandemic preparedness and response, including questions about its governance and operations and the extent to which civil society will be formally included, this analysis analyzed 14 major multilateral global health and related institutions to assess how civil society has been engaged in their governance, implementation/programming, and monitoring.
U.S. International COVID-19 Vaccine Donations Tracker
This regularly-updated tracker provides data on U.S. COVID-19 vaccine donation deliveries globally.
KFF Global COVID-19 Vaccine Coverage Tool: Current and Projected Coverage
This interactive tool, which is updated regularly, shows the share of the population that has received at least one dose of a COVID-19 vaccine by income-level, region, country, and globally. Additionally, using current rates of first dose administration, the tool estimates whether projected coverage levels will meet certain global targets.
KFF Dashboard: Progress Toward Global HIV Targets in PEPFAR Countries
This dashboard monitors progress being made to address the HIV/AIDS epidemic in countries where PEPFAR operates. It includes data for 54 countries, including 13 PEPFAR high-burden countries, and tracks progress against 6 different indicators.
U.S. Global Health Budget Tracker
This tracker provides regularly updated information on U.S. government funding for global health. It includes historical trends and tracks funding levels throughout the appropriations process. Data can be customized by fiscal year, sector, and U.S. agency.
Global COVID-19 Tracker
This tracker provides data on global COVID-19 cases and deaths by country, region, and income-level. Additionally, the tracker reports current closure, economic, and health system policy responses to the COVID-19 pandemic globally. This tracker will be updated as new data are available.
U.S. Global Health Legislation Tracker
This tracker provides a listing of global health-related legislation introduced in the current Congress.
Key Global Health Positions and Officials in the U.S. Government
This fact sheet identifies key U.S. government global health positions and officials.
The U.S. Government and Global Health
This fact sheet provides an overview of U.S. government global health policy and engagement.
Breaking Down the U.S. Global Health Budget by Program Area
This fact sheet breaks down the U.S. global health budget by program area: HIV/PEPFAR; tuberculosis; malaria/the President’s Malaria Initiative; the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis, and Malaria; maternal & child health; nutrition; family planning & reproductive health; global health security; and neglected tropical diseases.
Global Health Budget SummariesThese global health budget summaries highlight key information about global health funding levels throughout the federal budget and appropriations process.
PEPFAR Policy Resource HubThis hub brings together key PEPFAR policy resources – from KFF, the U.S. government, and others – that can be used to inform policy discussions and research. More items will be added to the hub over time.
The U.S. Congress and Global Health
This primer provides an overview of congressional engagement in global health, including the structure of Congress and its role and key activities in global health.