Funding opportunities

Supporting the generation of policy-relevant knowledge

The Alliance HPSR issues calls for research proposals and bids on a regular basis targeted towards institutions from low- and middle-income countries.

Current Calls

New Calls!

Request for proposal: Engaging drug/pharmacy workers in Essential Public Health Functions and Health Systems Performance - Closing Date: 31 August 2016

The overall goal of this project is to develop a conceptual model on the connection between Essential Public Health Functions and health systems strengthening as well as a simluation model to estimate the impact of engaging drug/pharmacy shop workers in essential public health functions.

Strengthening Capacity for Implementation Research (SCapIR) Initiative

Small grants schemes to enable the effective implementation of health programmes are available in six countries at the links below.

The link to the Ghana web site is currently not functional.

Fourth Global Symposium on Health Systems Research

What is Health Policy and Systems Research?

Health policy and systems research (HPSR) is an interdisciplinary field that seeks to understand and improve how societies organize themselves in achieving collective health goals, and how different actors interact in the policy and implementation processes to contribute to policy outcomes.

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The Alliance for Health Policy and Systems Research
20 avenue Appia,
1211 Geneva
Switzerland
Tel.: +41 22 791 2973
Fax: +41 22 791 4817
E-mail: alliancehpsr@who.int