Improving healthy behaviors and norms around the world through
innovative social and behavior change programs and cutting-edge research
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USAID’s flagship programs for social and behavior change are working to increase the practices of priority health behaviors—from using modern contraceptive methods to sleeping under bed nets to being tested for HIV—for improved health and development outcomes.
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