The European & Developing Countries Clinical Trials Partnership (EDCTP) funds clinical research to accelerate the development of new or improved drugs, vaccines, microbicides and diagnostics against HIV/AIDS, tuberculosis and malaria as well as other poverty-related infectious diseases in sub-Saharan Africa, with a focus on phase II and III clinical trials.

2019 Calls published

The EDCTP 2019 work plan has been published. Download PDF

All 2019 calls for proposals have been published. The first calls will open on 03 June 2019.


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EDCTP 2003-2018

Overview of selected EDCTP-funded clinical studies for medical interventions against poverty-related infectious diseases, 2003-2018. EDCTP succeeds in bringing together researchers and institutions in Europe and Africa.

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EDCTP Fellows

The EDCTP Alumni Network has a digital platform to connect and facilitate the collaboration of former and current EDCTP fellows. The Alumni Network was launched in 2017 and the platform in 2018.

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Latest news

19 July 2019

African High Commissioners and Ambassadors in Pretoria met EDCTP

African High Commissioners and Ambassadors from 18 countries accredited to South Africa met with EDCTP in Pretoria on 11 July 2019. The meeting was hosted by the Mozambique High Commission. The objective of the meeting was to inform the Ambassadors…

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12 July 2019

Director General Jean-Eric Paquet visits EDCTP-funded CHAPS adolescent study in Cape Town

On 8 July 2019, the European Commission Director-General for Research and Innovation, Jean-Eric Paquet, visited the Emavulandleni Research Centre in Cape Town, South Africa together with colleagues from the European Commission and representatives of the Department of Science and Technology…

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