Training on financial and project management of EDCTP2 grants in Nairobi, Kenya

01 Dec 2022 09:00 CET - 02 Dec 2022 17:00 CET
Nairobi, Kenya
Type of event EDCTP meeting

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

The workshop is conducted by Mr Abdoulie Barry, Director of Finance and Administration, Dr Pauline Beattie, Operations Manager and Mrs Neodia Flores-Mensing, Grants Finance Officer.

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


When:

1-2 December 2022, 09:00-17:00 CET

Where:

Nairobi, Kenya

Registration
Please submit your registration via the online form to participate in the training.

Registration is open until Monday 10 October 2022. Please register early to secure your place. There are 50 places available. Priority will be given to EDCTP work plan 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.