Registration now closed – EDCTP2 Financial and Project Management Training for Southern African beneficiaries

07 Jul 2022 09:00 - 08 Jul 2022 17:00
Johannesburg, South Africa
Type of event EDCTP meeting

Two-day interactive training on financial and project management of EDCTP2 grants. The workshop will be held in Johannesburg, South Africa on Thursday 7 and Friday 8 July 2022.

When: 7-8 July 2022, 09:00-17:00
Where: Johannesburg, South Africa

Training is targeted at EDCTP2 beneficiaries (lead investigators, project and/or finance managers) based in Southern Africa from recently awarded EDCTP2 multi-beneficiary projects (RIA, CSA from work plans 2019 and 2020). There are 50 places available. Priority will be given to WP2019 and 2020 projects, as well as individuals and institutions that have not previously received training. EDCTP will cover the travel and accommodation costs of participants.

Please note that sessions for beneficiaries in East and West Africa will take place later this year.

The workshop is conducted by Mr Abdoulie Barry, Director of Finance and Administration, Dr Pauline Beattie, Operations Manager, and Ms Sayma Siddiqui, Grants Finance Officer at EDCTP.

The training includes presentations on the following topics:

  • EDCTP2 Grant Agreement
  • Multi-beneficiary grants: the relationship between beneficiaries
  • Coordinator role and responsibilities
  • Annex 1 dissected
  • Deliverables and ethics requirements
  • Grant agreement – key financial points
  • Eligible costs
  • Cost categories
  • Special financial rules
  • Financial reporting
  • Financial reviews, audits, site visits
  • Project reporting
  • Documentation (deliverables) and record-keeping
  • Dissemination and exploitation, open access
  • Acknowledging EDCTP

Registration to attend this training is closed. 

European beneficiaries and EDCTP Fellows can sign up for workshops in June 2022.