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Strengthening Global Health Security in Uganda

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Strengthening Global Health Security in Uganda
Uganda
To target cohorts of critical district-level leaders and health officials in Uganda, aiming to harmonize the curricula for District Emergency Response activation with the frontline Field Epidemiology Training Program, while strengthening their respective surveillance components. This effort will incorporate both animal and human disease reporting, case management, infection prevention and control, practices to contain outbreaks at the source, electronic sample tracking and shared animal and human health surveillance and response data communications.

Global Hearts Initiative Support

996
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United States of America
To provide support for the Global Hearts Initiative, which builds local capacity in generating evidence and management of cardiovascular disease (CVD) risk factors in low resourced settings. This project will provide support for the continued generation of the CVD evidence base; and the expansion of the HEARTS technical package, which provides countries the tools they need to strengthen cardiovascular disease management at the primary health care level using hypertension as a critical entry point for care.

Strengthening Global Health Systems

980
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Strengthening Global Health Systems
Burkina Faso
Cameroon
China
Ethiopia
India
Nigeria
Sierra Leone
Thailand
To advance global health security by supporting an ongoing, robust Joint External Evaluation (JEE) process and a post-JEE process to mobilize funding for the global health security agenda from multilateral and other partners, and to promote public health capacity development in staff training, laboratory testing, establishment and improvement of public health surveillance systems related to cardiovascular disease.

Next-Generation Sequencing in Public Health Settings

988
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Next-Generation Sequencing in Public Health Settings
Ethiopia
United States of America
To develop a white paper to identify where investments could best promote the development of the tools needed to enable the more effective use of next-generation sequencing in public health and to prioritize areas where further development would be most impactful.

Technical Assistance to the World Health Organization Health Emergencies Program

981
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Technical Assistance to the WHO Health Emergencies Program
Switzerland
To support the assignment of a CDC subject matter expert to the World Health Organization (WHO) Health Emergencies Program to provide technical assistance and guidance to WHO regional and country offices and members states for the development of national action plans based on the needs and gaps identified in the Join External Evaluation assessments.

Vaccine Research and Surveillance

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Vaccine Research and Surveillance
Switzerland
To conduct targeted assessments involving vaccine research and surveillance. The current studies range from a meningitis carriage study in Burkina Faso to measure the impact of the MenA vaccine, to rotavirus surveillance in Mozambique to look at vaccine effectiveness.
GAVI
Davycas International, Fundaҫão Manhiҫa, Ministry of Health Haiti, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, World Health Organization, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
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