CALL FOR CONCEPT NOTES: Collaborative One Health Research Initiative on Epidemics

This Call will fund multi-institutional One Health research projects in known geographic hotspots for emerging epidemics as well as regions which are characterized by human, animal, and environmental drivers of infectious epidemics, such as unsustainable environmental and land-use patterns, loss of biodiversity, and increasing interaction between humans and wildlife.

Funder: International Development Research Centre, Government of Canada

Deadline: April 05, 2021 by 17:00 (EDT)

Eligible regions: Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Myanmar, Thailand, Vietnam, Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Ecuador, Guyana, Peru, Suriname, Venezuela, Benin, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Ivory Coast, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Ghana, Guinea, Nigeria, Rwanda, Senegal, Liberia, Sierra Leone, Uganda

Eligible projects will be undertaken by multi-institutional research consortia, comprised of at least two organizations with experience in leading or working within consortia or networks of researchers, policymakers, and practitioners, and in supporting communities of practice or centres of excellence. Consortia are expected to consist of researchers, community organizations, practitioners, and policy actors that will work toward achieving commonly defined research objectives, assessing progress of work, and evaluating project results.

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