Our Funders

The Center for Global Health & Development’s research and service delivery programs are made possible by the generous support of our sponsors. Our major donors and sponsors include:

USAID_logo_square_150United States Agency for International Development

Established by President John F. Kennedy in November 1961, the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) is a federal government agency that provides long-term support for developing countries. USAID provides assistance in the following focus regions: sub-Saharan Africa; Asia; Latin America and the Caribbean; Europe and Eurasia; and the Middle East. Visit the USAID website

CDC_logo_150 copyCenters for Disease Control and Prevention

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) are dedicated to protecting health and promoting quality of life through the prevention and control of disease, injury, and disability. The CDC is committed to programs that reduce the health and economic consequences of the leading causes of death and disability, thereby ensuring a long, productive, healthy life for all people. Visit the CDC website

NIH_Logo_150The National Institutes of Health

The main focus of the National Institutes of Health (NIH) is science in pursuit of fundamental knowledge about the nature and behavior of living systems and the application of that knowledge to extend the healthy life and reduce the burdens of illness and disability. Visit the NIH website

Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation logo Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation

Guided by the belief that every life has equal value, the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation works to help all people lead healthy, productive lives. In developing countries, it focuses on improving people’s health and giving them the chance to lift themselves out of hunger and extreme poverty. In the United States, it seeks to ensure that all people—especially those with the fewest resources—have access to the opportunities they need to succeed in school and life. Visit the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation website


Created in December 1946 to provide food, clothing, and health care to European children who suffered famine and disease brought on by the aftermath of World War II, the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) continues to provide much-needed aid to children in 191 countries around the world. Visit the UNICEF website