Global Health Success Stories – Sorted by Country

CDC Global Health success stories are written by subject matter experts and health communicators to highlight CDC’s global programs. This growing and searchable library of global health success stories addresses diseases, health threats, and conditions. CDC builds upon U.S. public health program expertise and knowledge of these diseases to help protect Americans from major health threats, wherever they arise.

Colombia

South Africa

Men Supporting Each Other to Stay on Treatment – March 2, 2020
Breaking The Cycle of HIV For my Daughter’s Sake – February 19, 2020
Siyenza’s Impact: Hitting the Right Target, House by House – November 29, 2019
Improved Filing System Reduces Patient Wait Time at Laudium Clinic – November 25, 2019
Siyenza’s Innovations: The Man Bringing Men into Care – November 22, 2019
HIV Testing Innovations: Guiding Patients Through a Difficult Process – November 22, 2019
Siyenza’s Innovations: Making Access to Treatment Quick and Easy – November 22, 2019
Siyenza Innovation: Improving client retention through SMS reminders – November 22, 2019
Moving towards the UNAIDS 90-90-90 targets – March 14, 2019
Ground-level approach improves linkage to care in the vast geographical area of Amathole – March 14, 2019
Peer navigators impact HIV care – July 11, 2018
One good turn deserves another: Uganda hosted STOP training for the third time – July 05, 2018
HIV prevalence in transgender women – July 02, 2018
The Exclusive Men’s Health Club – A cut that really matters – July 02, 2018
Evaluating the impact of DREAMS in South Africa – April 9, 2018
Beyond the call of duty – March 29, 2018
Helping patients commit to lifelong HIV/AIDS treatment – December 22, 2017
Engaging the right people to bring social change – November 15, 2017
Exchanging ideas and best practices on serving key populations – November 15, 2017
Muriel is living her dream – November 8, 2017
Siyayinqoba provides a platform for young women to share their stories – November 8, 2017
Bringing free health services to underserved communities –  November 6, 2017
Peer educators stepping up HIV prevention and treatment adherence in prisons – October 16, 2017
StepUP goes where others fear to tread to stop the spread of HIV – October 16, 2017
Driving data innovations: Real-time quality data critical – October 16, 2017
Clinical Mentors Make a Real Difference in Training New Frontline Health Workers in South Africa – February 16, 2017
Reaching More Men With HCT Testing Services – February 15, 2017
Nursing Education Partnership Initiative (NEPI) Tackles the Challenge of Low HIV Competency by Building HIV Counselling and Testing Capacity of Pipeline Students – February 14, 2017
Beyond Zero intervention strengthens the standard of HIV and TB patient care – February 14, 2017
Taking Health Services to those less Prioritized – February 14, 2017
HST sharing and learning to keep people treated and cared for – February 14, 2017
A Wealth of new Strategies: Meeting the integration challenge – February 14, 2017
Early Diagnosis Benefits Everyone: Reducing the incidence of tuberculosis through improved TB screening – February 14, 2017

South Sudan

Simulation Exercise in South Sudan – December 17, 2019

Thailand

International network explores the economics of noncommunicable diseases – January 29, 2019
Thai Global Hearts Project Keeps Communities Heart-Healthy – September 26, 2018
A Successful, Complicated Partnership – July 03, 2018
Reducing the Risk of Bioterrorism and Laboratory Dangers – May 10, 2018
Evaluating the impact of DREAMS in South Africa – April 9, 2018
Beyond the call of duty – March 29, 2018
Helping patients commit to lifelong HIV/AIDS treatment – December 22, 2017
Engaging the right people to bring social change – November 15, 2017
Exchanging ideas and best practices on serving key populations – November 15, 2017
Muriel is living her dream – November 8, 2017
Siyayinqoba provides a platform for young women to share their stories – November 8, 2017
Bringing free health services to underserved communities –  November 6, 2017
Peer educators stepping up HIV prevention and treatment adherence in prisons – October 16, 2017
StepUP goes where others fear to tread to stop the spread of HIV – October 16, 2017
Driving data innovations: Real-time quality data critical – October 16, 2017
Clinical Mentors Make a Real Difference in Training New Frontline Health Workers in South Africa – February 16, 2017
Reaching More Men With HCT Testing Services – February 15, 2017
Nursing Education Partnership Initiative (NEPI) Tackles the Challenge of Low HIV Competency by Building HIV Counselling and Testing Capacity of Pipeline Students – February 14, 2017
Beyond Zero intervention strengthens the standard of HIV and TB patient care – February 14, 2017
Taking Health Services to those less Prioritized – February 14, 2017
HST sharing and learning to keep people treated and cared for – February 14, 2017
A Wealth of new Strategies: Meeting the integration challenge – February 14, 2017
Early Diagnosis Benefits Everyone: Reducing the incidence of tuberculosis through improved TB screening – February 14, 2017

Trinidad and Tobago

Page last reviewed: February 19, 2020
Content source: Global Health