GloPID-R is the only alliance of its kind to bring together research funding organizations on a global scale to facilitate an effective and rapid research of a significant outbreak of a new or re-emerging infectious disease with epidemic and pandemic potential.

The Ebola outbreak has shown the importance of research and innovation at the outset of an epidemic to develop essential diagnostics, vaccines and therapeutics. It is important to think, plan and invest in research and innovation before a health crisis occurs.

Specific objectives of GloPID-R