Identification

Name

USAID

Status

Active

Category

Collective

Organizations
(1) United States Agency International Development (USAID)
Update frequency

Not Applicable

Created

2012-10-05 04:20:29+00:00

Modified

2016-03-07 23:47:13.037719+00:00

Basic Information

Overview

USAID’s Disease Surveillance Program stresses the development of a strong foundation at the local and national levels for the collection, analysis and use of public health information. USAID is contributing to the development of this foundation through technical assistance and participation in regional and global initiatives.

Goals
(1) Consequence management
(2) Situational awareness
Year start

1998

URL http://transition.usaid.gov/our_work/global_health/id/index.html

Disease and Geography

Locations
(1) Africa
(2) Asia
(3) Caribbean
(4) Central America
(5) Eastern Asia
(6) Eastern Europe
(7) Egypt
(8) Jordan
(9) Northern Europe
(10) South America
(11) Southern Europe
(12) Western Europe
Geography

No

Diseases
(1) Malaria
(2) Poliomyelitis
(3) Tuberculosis

Datastreams

Data sources
(1) Clinic/Health Care Provider Records
(2) ED/Hospital Records
(3) Official Reports
(4) Personal Communication