COVID-19 Research Project Tracker is hailed for its instrumental role
The WHO publication COVID-19 Research and Innovation Achievements also highlights The COVID-19 Research Project Tracker, which it describes as playing an instrumental role in global funding decisions.
Developed by UKCDR & GloPID-R, the research project tracker is a live database that maps funded research projects against the WHO Research Roadmap. It supports funders and researchers to help deliver an effective and coherent global response to the pandemic.
Key figures: COVID-19 Research Project Tracker
As of June 2, 2021, the tracker has been used nearly 30,000 times and covers:
- 10,610 research projects
- 201 funders from 48 countries
- taking place across 142 countries
- over $4.7bn in investments