APEIR The Asia Partnership on Emerging Infectious Disease Research is a research network composed of researchers, practitioners and senior governments officials from Cambodia, China, Lao PDR, Indonesia, Thailand and Vietnam.

APEIR aims to accommodate and facilitate the researchers with and within countries in order to support activities on knowledge generation (e.g., through research), facilitate research capacity building (e.g., by coordinating multiple researchers to develop high-quality research proposals, planning and conducting joint research projects), and encourage and accommodate policy and social advocacy (e.g., by disseminating research results to policy makers) through the network and partnership