USAID's Assistant Administrator for Global Health is signing a paper copy of the Kigali Declaration on NTDs at a table outside.

Dr. Atul Gawande, USAID’s Assistant Administrator for Global Health, signing the Kigali Declaration on Neglected Tropical Diseases. Credit: USAID

On June 23, 2022 the U.S., through the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), announced its signing of the Kigali Declaration.

USAID leadership made the announcement on the day of the historic Kigali Summit.

The Declaration is a multi-year tool aiming to mobilize political will and secure commitments that will help achieve global targets and goals from the World Health Organization’s Road Map on NTDs.

Learn more about the Kigali Declaration and signings.