WHO-TDR & IIHMR
TDR, the Special Programme for Research and Training in Tropical Diseases, is a global programme of scientific collaboration that helps facilitate, support, and influence efforts to combat diseases of poverty. It is co-sponsored by the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF), the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), the World Bank, and the World Health Organization (WHO). Their vision is," Improvement of health and well-being of people burdened by infectious diseases of poverty through research and innovation.” To support effective and innovative global health research, by strengthening the research capacity of disease-affected countries and promoting the translation of evidence into interventions that reduce the burden of infectious diseases and build resilience in the most vulnerable populations. IIHMR, Jaipur, India has been selected to implement TDR's Post Graduate Training Scheme which provides full academic scholarships for international students enrolling in MPH Programme .