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InnoVET-AMR Call for proposals: Developing innovative veterinary solutions for the fight against antimicrobial resistance (deadline: 12th September 2018)

Innovative Veterinary Solutions for Antimicrobial Resistance (InnoVet-AMR) seeks proposals for research that will develop innovative veterinary solutions focused on product development to reduce therapeutic and prevent non-therapeutic antimicrobial (AMR) use by farmers in developing countries.

Research proposals should focus on new or improved product-oriented solutions that would significantly reduce the therapeutic and/or non-therapeutic use of antibiotics in low-and middle income countries (LMICs) in poultry, swine, and/or aquaculture production. These solutions should target the prevention and control of infectious diseases of importance in LMICs and the reduction of the use of antibiotics as growth promoters.

Uk AidCanadaKey criteria

  • The proposed veterinary solution must focus on poultry, swine, or aquaculture animals.
  • The research team must include at least one researcher from an institution based in a low or middle-income country as principle investigator or co-applicant (see FAQs for more details).
  • Applicants from academia, private, and public sector organizations with a strong research focus are eligible for this global call.

Level of funding

$1-3 million, duration 33 months

 

For further details please see the IDRC call for proposals document

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