NPHI 10th Anniversary Timeline

NPHI 10th Infographic

Highlights of CDC’s NPHI Program

First 10 Years

This infographic shows CDC’s NPHI Program highlights from 2011 to 2021.

The Staged Development Tool (SDT) helps NPHIs assess current capacity and develop a roadmap for a higher level of functioning. The following countries have implemented the SDT: Colombia, Côte d’Ivoire, El Salvador, Jordan, Liberia, Mongolia, Nigeria, Togo, and Ukraine.


Program launched in partnership with the International Association of National Public Health Institutes and The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation


Partnership with the President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief

Partnership begins with countries:

  • Nigeria
  • Rwanda
  • South Africa

Partnership begins with countries

  • Sierra Leone
  • Uganda
  • Zambia

Direct appropriations initiated for NPHI Program

Partnership begins with entity/countries:

  • Africa CDC (headquartered in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia)
  • Colombia
  • Ethiopia
  • Ghana
  • Guatemala
  • Kenya
  • Liberia
  • Morocco
  • Mozambique

NPHIs supported to respond to Ebola

Bloomberg Data for Health Initiative partnership begins

Partnership begins with countries:

  • Botswana
  • Burkina Faso
  • Côte d’Ivoire
  • Guinea
  • Guinea-Bissau
  • Namibia
  • Somalia
  • Togo
  • Ukraine

US CDC trains inaugural Africa CDC Fellowship Cohort

Partnership begins with countries:

  • Cambodia
  • Myanmar
  • Pakistan

Staged Development Tool (SDT) launched

Partnership begins with Mongolia


Partnership begins with countries:

  • DRC (Democratic Republic of the Congo)
  • Bahamas

NPHI acceleration workshop hosted by Southern Africa Regional Collaborating Centre

Partnership begins with Mali


First ever Staged Development Tool implementation

Partnership begins with countries:

  • El Salvador
  • Jordan
  • Malawi

NPHI Centers of Excellence begin

Partnership begins with countries:

  • Saudi Arabia
  • Sudan
Page last reviewed: February 2, 2022
Content source: Global Health