Overall Goal of the GCC and BMGF Project
Grand Challenges Canada and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation have committed $32M USD towards inventing and delivering low-cost medical devices to rapidly diagnose diseases in developing countries. Makerere University will get approximately USD 500,000 for three years.
Our Role in the Project
Makerere University (in partnership with India School of Business, the University of Chicago and Northwestern University) is one of 22 groups receiving funding for this effort. Read more about PRESS RELEASE | The Rapid Response Service for Policy Makers