Demonstration Financing: Considerations for a Pilot Pooled International Fund for R&D

[July, 2014]
A new paper recently commissioned by DNDi examines the possibilities of creating a pooled international R&D fund for the Demonstration Projects that were selected as part of the process following on the report of the WHO Consultative Expert Working Group on Research and Development (CEWG): “Demonstration Financing: Considerations for a Pilot Pooled International Fund for R&D.”

Authored by Suerie Moon of the Harvard School of Public Health, the paper explores the:

  • Potential Limitations and Opportunities;
  • Functions;
  • Principles and Policies; and
  • Governance Arrangements

of a Pilot Pooled International Fund (pPIF) for the four Demonstration Projects.

The paper is available here.