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Safety, security, and sustainability through science, innovation, and collaboration.

Global Impact

Years of service
Program participants
571 M
In awards and programs
Countries engaged

Funding Opportunities

In collaboration with our partners, CRDF Global occasionally hosts funding competitions with the goal of advancing research, innovation, and security around the globe.

Opportunities Include:

  • Research grants
  • Fellowships
  • Business plan competitions
  • Technical trainings
  • Laboratory upgrades
  • Travel support to attend professional conferences
This grant allowed me to be a first-time principal investigator."
— Dr. Mazvita Sengayi | National Health Laboratory Service in South Africa,


Responsible Chemical Distribution and Trade Conference

You are invited to attend this specialized conference on responsible chemical distribution and trade and regional chemical security coordination best practices. Taking place on May 26-27, 2020 in Milan, Italy, the conference will bring together industry...

Implementing Global Health Security Programs in Austere and High-Risk Regions

Today, a health threat anywhere is a health threat everywhere. Within 36 hours, a disease can spread from an austere rural village to any major city, regardless of the sophistication of its health system. The growing rate of international travel, trade and a...

Strengthening Cybersecurity in Ukraine - Starting with Students

Nataliia Tusina is currently finishing her bachelor’s degree in Cybersecurity at Kyiv Polytechnic Institute at the National Technical University of Ukraine. Unlike most undergraduate students however, she already has international professional experience in...


Personal protective equipment (PPE) training in West Africa

In Fighting Disease Outbreaks like Coronavirus, Don’t Forget About the Health Workers

At the start the Ebola outbreak in 2014, I traveled to West Africa to lead a CRDF Global project on emergency response and preparedness. I walked into an abandoned hospital in the middle of Liberia, where I found two brave nurses delivering a baby.

Happy International Day of Women and Girls in Science!

CRDF Global is extremely proud of the contributions of women and girls around the world to science.

IVLP Group, "Advancing the Culture of Safety and Risk Management in the Energy Sector" in Washington, D.C.

Examining Energy Sector Best Practices in the U.S. and Japan

Shizuka Sugiura works in the International Affairs Office at the Tokyo Electric Power Company (TEPCO).


We believe today's challenges require global solutions. Join us.

We are committed to:

  • Diversity & Inclusion
  • Collaboration
  • Effective Communication
I come every day excited to learn something new and I leave work with a sense of accomplishment."
— Janna Van der Hoven | Project Associate, Biosecurity