SAPHA, Along With 50+ Organizations, Releases Joint Statement Outlining Public Health Gaps in COVID-19 Response

SAPHA website graphic V2 (2)The South Asian Public Health Association (SAPHA) would like to thank the 50+ organizations that signed onto our joint statement on the impact of the pandemic response on our Asian American and South Asian American communities. It has been powerful to have Asian American and South Asian American organizations across the nation come together to share this important message. We hope this statement continues to elevate the public health needs of our communities during this challenging time.

The signed version of the statement can be found here. We encourage you to share this letter with your networks, post it on your social media, and use it as a tool for your advocacy efforts.

SAPHA is a public health organization focused on promoting the health and well-being of South Asians in the US through advocacy, education, and research. If your organization would like to collaborate with us, please email us at We are heartened by these partnerships and look forward to working together in the future.