Good Doctors, Good Trials: PredArt TB-IRIS clinical trial
The Pred-rt study is coordinated by Dr Graeme Meintjes (University of Cape Town, South Africa) and conducted in an HIV-TB clinic in Khayelitsha, a community of 500,000 people on the outskirts of Cape Town with very high rates of TB and HIV.
TB-NEAT: TB diagnostics in low-resource settings
A group of researchers from the University of Cape Town in South Africa investigates the development of points-of-care tests for TB. They aim to validate new technologies in a day-to-day clinical primary-care practice in Africa.
EDCTP capacity building activities
An overview of EDCTP funded capacity building activities, including training, clinical trial registration and strengthening of ethics research committees and regulatory boards in Africa.
Highlights of two EDCTP-funded projects on HIV/AIDS research: TaMoVac and MDP 301 projects.
A selection of EDCTP funded projects that contribute to the fight against malaria.
Video published on the occasion of the World Tuberculosis Day 2012, highlighting a selection of EDCTP-funded TB research in sub-Saharan Africa.
High-level launch event for the second EDCTP programme
The high-level event held in Cape Town, South Africa marked the launch of the second programme of the European & Developing Countries Clinical Trials Partnership (EDCTP) on 2 December 2014. The meeting was jointly organised by the European Commission and EDCTP, and was hosted by the South African Department of Science and Technology.
Seventh EDCTP Forum
The Seventh EDCTP Forum took place in Berlin, Germany from 30 June to 2 July 2014 under the theme: The Partnership journey: New horizon for better health.
Second High-Level Meeting on EDCTP2
The Second High-Level Meeting on the second EDCTP programme (EDCTP2, 2014-2023) which took place in Dakar, Senegal on 21 October 2013. The meeting was hosted by the Ministry of Health of Senegal, the European Commission and EDCTP. The meeting brought together high-level representatives from African countries, delegates from European countries participating in EDCTP and other current or potential partners to reaffirm their commitment to EDCTP2.
High-level Conference on EDCTP2
The High-level Conference on the second programme of the European & Developing Countries Clinical Trials Partnership (EDCTP2) was held in Cape Town, South Africa on 5 November 2012 as part of preparations for EDCTP2 with the aim of raising the level of public and private engagement in the programme. The conference was co-organised by the South African Department of Science and Technology, the European Commission and EDCTP.
Sixth EDCTP Forum
The Sixth EDCTP Forum video gives an impression of the activities and discussions that took place at the event in Addis Ababa, from 9-12 October 2011.