Ethics and regulatory capacities – 2019

The purpose of this call for proposals is to support sub-Saharan African countries to establish and develop robust national medicines regulatory systems and capacities for ethical review of clinical research and use of medicinal products and technologies for use in humans, as well as national and international collaboration. This scheme targets both national ethics committees (NECs) and national regulatory authorities (NRAs).

Call identifier: CSA2019ERC

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A European-African network for strengthening the ethics capacity for clinical research review in the Democratic Republic of Congo, the Republic of Central Africa, Chad, and the Republic of Congo

Fondation Congolaise pour la Recherche Médicale (FCRM), Brazzaville, Republic of the Congo, with partners from the Central African Republic, Chad, the Democratic Republic of the Congo, and the United Kingdom
Project coordinator: Professor Francine Ntoumi
Starting date: 01 October 2020
Duration: 30 months
Grant amount: EUR 493,750
Grant agreement: CSA2019ERC-2675

The Zambia Health Research Systems strengthening project: working towards a harmonised regulatory framework

National Health Research Authority (NHRA), Lusaka, Zambia
Project coordinator: Professor Victor Chalwe
Starting date: 01 September 2020
Duration: 36 months
Grant amount: EUR 467,119
Grant agreement: CSA2019ERC-2691