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The Sustainable Manufacturing and Environmental Pollution (SMEP) programme is a collaboration between UNCTAD and DFID which aims to reduce the environmental and social impacts of manufacturing in developing countries. The programme funds research activities and developing technical solutions that will help reduce the levels of pollution and environmental degradation generated by industrial/manufacturing processes in Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) and South Asia (SA).
Newton Fund UK-India Industry Academia Partnership Programme - Under its remit as a delivery partner of the Newton Fund, the Academy has partnered with the Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry to strengthen capacity and develop capabilities within Indian Tier 2 and Tier 3 engineering higher education and research institutions to enhance their engineering education, research and innovation output through strengthening industry linkages and leveraging UK expertise.
This call will fund joint transnational research projects addressing the development of diagnostic and surveillance tools, technologies and methods to detect antimicrobial resistance (AMR). Projects should address the diagnosis of AMR infections in clinical and veterinary settings, or the surveillance of AMR in humans, animals and the environment. The call promotes projects with impact in low and middle income countries (LMICs) in Asia and Africa.
The £25M Joint Initiative will combine Wellcome’s funding interests across science, humanities and social science, product development and global policy, together with DFID’s global expertise and in-country links. DFID and the Wellcome Trust have a strong history of supporting research that aims to improve global health.
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Entries have to generate a new insight, tool or health application from data available in an open data resource of Wellcome’s choosing. There are two prizes, each based on a topic of strategic importance to Wellcome: AMR surveillance and malaria.
The UK Department for International Development (DFID), the UK Medical Research Council (MRC), the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) and Wellcome are pleased to announce the launch of the ninth call for proposals under this initiative to fund global health trials.