Developed ByCOVID-19 Research Coordination and Learning Initiative (COVID CIRCLE), UKCDR & GLOPID-R
Funding and undertaking research during the first year of the COVID-19 pandemic
The report content:
- Seven principles to help align research funders towards a coordinated effort for supporting high-quality research particularly important in times of epidemics and pandemics (‘the Funders Principles’)
- Examples of effective and innovative research funding and research practice in line with the principles have taken place during the COVID-19 pandemic to date.
- Lessons learned for funding and undertaking research during the first year of COVID-19, drawing from the UKCDR & GloPID-R COVID-19 Project Tracker and insights from funders and researchers
- Recommendations for action by funders to improve the implementation of the Funders Principles both for the ongoing pandemic and for future epidemics and pandemics