Global research collaboration for infectious disease preparedness

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A global coalition of research funders

We facilitate cooperation among funding organizations that invest in research to improve pandemic preparedness & response.

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We are launching a powerful new tracker of research funding and evidence in early 2024 as part of PACT, the Pandemic Analytical Capacity and Funding Tracking Programme.

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About us

GloPID-R brings together funders investing in research related to new or re-emerging infectious diseases. Our aim is to increase preparedness and speed up the research response to outbreaks with pandemic potential.

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Scientific research

Infectious diseases


Rapid response

Pandemics & epidemics

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Our work

Through our working groups, we identify gaps and areas of duplication to ensure that investment in priority research areas is balanced and coordinated, with a focus on lower resourced settings. Our work aims to support R&D to generate knowledge and solutions that will save lives.


Improving the way funders work together is essential so that the world will be better prepared for the next infectious disease outbreak. The COVID-19 pandemic has taught us that none of us is safe until all of us are safe.

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GloPID-R coordinates the work of funders to ensure a timely, effective research response to infectious disease outbreaks with epidemic and pandemic potential. We map emerging research trends, determine critical research priorities, and seek solutions to address knowledge gaps.

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35 members & 7 observers

In addition to GloPID-R’s 33 member funding organizations, WHO, CEPI, EDCTP, ERINHA, ESSENCE on Health Research, GAVI and GOARN are also actively engaged in the network as observers.

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Mapping regional funding for COVID-19 research in the Asia-Pacific region

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Research & Reports

Capacity building

The Science for Africa Foundation

Call for Applications: Epidemic Science Leadership and Innovation Networks

Deadline: January 31, 2024

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Funding opportunities

Addressing challenges for clinical research responses to emerging epidemics and pandemics: a scoping review

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Research & Reports


Research prioritisation: Lessons learnt from developing and applying research priorities during the COVID-19 pandemic

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Research & Reports

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The GloPID-R Secretariat is a project which receives funding from the European Union’s Horizon Europe research and innovation programme under grant agreement No 101094188.