Health in the Americas 2022


  • The way forward for health

    Sep 08, 2022
    The Region needs resilient and sustainable health systems to ensure universal health. Policies are needed to promote health and well-being, reduce inequities, and achieve SDG 3 in an unfragmented way.
  • COVID-19 pandemic response

    Sep 08, 2022
    PAHO has provided direct emergency response for COVID-19 to ministries of health and other national authorities and has activated different response mechanisms
  • Health overview

    Sep 07, 2022
    COVID-19 broke out in the midst of high social inequality and generated negative synergies. A higher lethality among people residing in areas with a higher concentration of poverty.
  • Socioeconomic overview in the context of the pandemic

    Sep 06, 2022
    The Americas have been impacted by contraction of economic growth, inflation, and unemployment, poverty, and food insecurity rates. The most important factors are high commodity prices and disruptions in international supply chains.