Training on financial and project management of EDCTP2 grants in Dakar, Senegal

17 Nov 2022 09:00 CET - 18 Nov 2022 17:00 CET
Dakar, Senegal
Type of event EDCTP meeting

Registration is closed.

This two-day interactive training is targeted at EDCTP2 beneficiaries (lead investigators, project and finance managers) based in West Africa from recently awarded EDCTP2 multi-beneficiary projects (Research and Innovation Action – RIA’s and Coordination and Support Action – CSA’s from EDCTP work plans 2019 and 2020).

The workshop is conducted by Mr Abdoulie Barry, Director of Finance and Administration and Dr Pauline Beattie, Operations Manager, and will be conducted in English with French translation available.

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


17-18 November 2022, 09:00-17:00 CET


Dakar, Senegal.


Registration is closed. There are 50 places available. Priority will be given to workplan 2019 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. If you have registered for this workshop, we will inform you by 21 October 2022 if your registration is accepted.