There have been more than half a million cases of the Zika virus so far across 47 countries.
Focusing on the five most affected countries, which are in Latin America, we're working to empower communities to combat the virus by learning new behaviors that help prevent and treat the disease.
Our photo series shows how!
On February 1 of this year, the World Health Organization declared the current Zika outbreak a public health emergency of international concern. As of September 22, there had been more than 500,000 cases in 47 countries, with more than 2,000 reported cases of congenital syndrome (like birth defects) associated with this viral disease.