Tropical disease research


Joint EMRO/TDR Small Grants Scheme for implementation research in infectious diseases of poverty

The World Health Organization Regional Office for the Eastern Mediterranean (EMRO) and the UNICEF/UNDP/World Bank/WHO Special Programme for Research and Training in Tropical Diseases (TDR) are pleased to announce the 2018-2019 call for applications of the Joint EMRO/TDR Small Grants Scheme (SGS) for implementation research in infectious diseases of poverty.

Deadline for submission: 1 June 2018

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