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Strategic Investments for COVID-19 and Future Epidemic Threats

Building upon our earlier blog post on COVID-19 and smart health spending in developing countries, we developed a presentation on some of our early thoughts and research findings—focused on current gaps and much needed areas of development in research and resources for better outbreak preparedness. Here are a few thoughts on important areas for new and sustained investment.