Important update: Healthcare facilities
CDC has updated select ways to operate healthcare systems effectively in response to COVID-19 vaccination. Learn more
To maximize protection from the Delta variant and prevent possibly spreading it to others, get vaccinated as soon as you can and wear a mask indoors in public if you are in an area of substantial or high transmission.
Given new evidence on the B.1.617.2 (Delta) variant, CDC has updated the guidance for fully vaccinated people. CDC recommends universal indoor masking for all teachers, staff, students, and visitors to K-12 schools, regardless of vaccination status. Children should return to full-time in-person learning in the fall with layered prevention strategies in place.

Global Community Mitigation

Global Community Mitigation
Updated Feb. 16, 2021
People wearing masks wait in line using social distancing.

People, partners, and ministries of health can take action to slow the spread of COVID-19.

Mitigation of Second Order Impacts of COVID-19

About this video
This video describes strategies that global faith leaders can use to prevent and overcome stigma related to COVID-19 in their communities.

About this video
Global faith leaders can encourage everyone in the community to practice prevention strategies that help reduce the spread of COVID-19.

Introduction to Mitigation, Mobility, and Epidemiology Graph