Kathryn O'Neill
Coordinator, Health Data Collaborative


  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
  • Centre for Health Sciences Training, Research and Development (CHESTRAD)
  • Gavi
  • Vaccine Alliance
  • German Society for International Cooperation (GIZ)
  • Global Fund to Fight AIDS
  • Tuberculosis and Malaria
  • Joint UN Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS)
  • North American Aerospace Defense Command (NORAD)
  • UN Children's Fund (UNICEF)
  • US Agency for International Development (USAID)
  • US Department of Health and Human Services (HHS)
  • US President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR)
  • World Bank Group
  • World Health Organization

health data collaborative

The Health Data Collaborative was launched at a March 9, 2016, meeting of the UN Statistical Commission in New York to help establish strong country systems for health sector monitoring and reporting national and global performance on indicators associated with the Sustainable Development Goals. The collective works to enhance country capacity and stewardship, align funding and technical support for national M&E frameworks and make a set of tools and information available for decision-makers around the world. The collective plans to engage researchers, academia and a vairety of other actors in civil societ, government and the private sector.


  • Improving current systems
  • Developing new collection techniques
  • Opening, sharing and leveraging existing data
  • Increasing data literacy and capacity
  • Catalyzing the mobilization and alignment of resources
  • Fostering the development of principles and good practices
  • Supporting effective decision- and policy-making

related sdgs

other data collaboratives