Innovative approaches to enhance poverty-related diseases research – 2020
This call for proposals supports a number of small- to medium-scale clinical trials and/or clinical research studies that aim to deliver proof of concept or validation of smart, highly innovative technologies or concepts to prevent, treat or diagnose PRDs in sub-Saharan Africa. The call was strictly aimed at supporting novel innovations.
fPCV – Niger
Determining whether mass campaigns with fractional dose PCV10 would accelerate herd protection against pneumococcal transmission in sub-Saharan Africa
Epicentre, Paris, France, with partners in Kenya, Niger, and the United Kingdom Project coordinator: Dr Rebecca Grais Starting date: 01 May 2021 Duration: 21 months EDCTP grant amount: EUR 1,442,935 Grant agreement: RIA2020I-3282
Next-generation diagnostics and oral treatment for visceral leishmaniasis in Eastern Africa: transforming patient care through innovation
Drugs for Neglected Diseases innovation (DNDi), Geneva, Switzerland, with partners in Belgium, Ethiopia, Kenya, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland and the United Kingdom Project coordinator: Dr Fabiana Alves (DNDi) Starting date: 01 October 2021 Duration: 39 months EDCTP grant amount: EUR 4,970,462 Grant agreement: RIA2020I-3290