“The UNDP has launched a Call for Proposals related to Research to Strengthen Universal Immunization Programme in India in collaboration with the Ministry of Health & Family Welfare, Government of India. This is driven by ITSU/PHFI.
The call is open to:-
- Non-governmental Organizations (NGOs) which includes non-for-profit entities such as a community based organization, an indigenous peoples organization, an academic institution (like medical colleges, and research institutions) (Call for Proposal/001)
The deadline for submission for CFP/001 is 19-2-2016, 5:30 PM India time.
- Government Institutions (Call for Proposal /002). Eligible proposals will be those which focus on operational and innovative research targeting the following
The deadline for submission for CFP/002 is 22-2-2016, 5:30 PM India time.
i. Vaccine R&D
ii. Vaccine Supply & logistics
iii. Vaccine Informatics
iv. Vaccine Cold Chain Management
v. VPD and Immunization Surveillance
vi. Monitoring and evaluation
vii. Immunization Safety and quality
viii. Strategic Communications
ix. Health Economics
x. Implementation science
xi. Capacity building in immunization
The research should be completed between March and November 2016.