Nigeria formally submitted an expression of interest in joining the EDCTP Association in May 2017, which was unanimously approved by the Association members on 11 September 2017.
The EDCTP Association is the legal structure for the implementation of the second EDCTP programme (EDCTP2, 2014-2024). The Association is governed by its General Assembly, in which all Members (and Participating States), Aspirant Members and Observers are represented. On behalf of the General Assembly, the Board supervises the Secretariat, the executive body that is responsible for the day-to-day management of the Association. EDCTP2 is supported under Horizon 2020, the European Union’s Framework Programme for Research and Innovation.
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