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What are the best approaches to develop sustainable and equitable approaches to human resources for health, health financing and governance in post conflict health systems?
What are the most strategic approaches to building capacity for gender equity analysis in health systems?
Determine the best health systems approaches for:
1. Improved planning and delivery of integrated programmes;
2. Increased and sustained access to NTD drugs;
3. Harmonised inter-sectoral approach; and
4. Strong and generalisable evidence base for integrated elimination and control of NTDs.
To strengthen the capacity of the 5 African university departments hosting the Malaria Capacity Development Consortium (MCDC) programme
Novel immuno-proteomic strategies to develop a polyspecific, non-cold chain liquid snake antivenom with unparalleled sub-Saharan African efficacy
To develop a polyspecific, non-cold chain liquid snake antivenom with unparalleled sub-Saharan African efficacy
Determine whether current or historic C. trachomatis (Ct) infection can be detected, and whether it is associated with clinical signs of ‘trachomatous inflammation – follicular’ (TF) in Vanuatu and Kiribati
Determine the utility of infection testing as a tool for operational surveillance and impact assessment in trachoma-endemic environments.
To study the feasibility of LF and Oncho (Filariases) integrated transmission assessment survey (iTAS) according to both LF and Onchocerciasis WHO elimination guidelines
To study the feasibility of LF and Oncho (Filariases) integrated transmission assessment survey iTAS) according to both LF and Onchocerciasis WHO elimination guidelines
To determine if there is evidence of ongoing transmission of lymphatic filariasis in Mindoro Oriental, following a TAS 2 failure.
Laboratory analysis of Ov16 ELISA and Skin snip PCR to support surveillance activities in National programs. Multi-country comparison of diagnostic tools to detect Onchocerca volvulus.
To compare the performance of the diagnostic tools currently available for O. volvulus in terms of their relative sensitivity, species-specificity and practical use by countries. Comparison of the utility of these tools for mapping and surveillance in settings with different levels of endemicity for onchocerciasis (Oncho), lymphatic filariasis (LF) and/or loiasis.