– Overview of events organised by EDCTP or where EDCTP is represented –

27 September 2021 -01 October 2021

EDCTP at ECTMIH 2021

The 12th European Congress on Tropical Medicine and International Health (ECTMIH) brings together scientists and experts from Europe and from all over the world, including…

Virtual from Bergen, Norway
14 September 2021 -22 September 2021

EDCTP at UNGA76 Science Summit

The Science Summit takes place online from 14-30 September 2021, around the 76th United Nations General Assembly (UNGA76) in New York. The objective of the…

Virtual
18 March 2021 -19 March 2021

Webinar: EDCTP COVID-19 Emergency Funding Mechanism

As of March 2021, EDCTP is supporting 26 collaborative research projects under its COVID-19 Emergency Funding Mechanism, activated in April 2020. One year on from the…

Virtual
17 June 2021 -17 June 2021

EDCTP-ECRIN Joint Session at the Africa-Europe Science and Innovation Summit

The Africa-Europe Science and Innovation Summit will be held virtually from June 14 to June 18, 2021. Within the context of this Summit, the European…

Virtual
20 April 2021 -20 April 2021

EDCTP-AIGHD Special Session at the Virtual Global Forum on TB Vaccines: Launch of a Global Roadmap

EDCTP-AIGHD Special Session at the Virtual Global Forum on TB Vaccines – Accelerating TB vaccine research and development: Launch of a Global Roadmap   Responsible…

Virtual
12 April 2018 -13 April 2018

EDCTP-SAMRC Joint satellite symposium at AIDS2018

At AIDS2018, EDCTP and the South African Medical Research Council will organise a joint satellite symposium on HIV interventions in sub-Saharan Africa with project presentations…

AIDS 2018 RAI Conference Centre | Hall 11B | session THSA02
12 April 2018 -13 April 2018

EDCTP Workshop at World Health Summit 2019

On 28 October 2019, EDCTP, the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF) and the Institut Pasteur will host a workshop on ‘Capacity Building in Health…

Kosmos Karl-Marx-Allee 131a, 10243 Berlin - Saal 4- Africa
25 February 2021 -25 February 2021

Webinar: How to produce a high quality health research protocol

Following the successful webinar on data management and data sharing, EDCTP and TGHN invite you to join in this new live webinar focusing on the tools…

Virtual
30 November 2020 -30 November 2020

Webinar: EDCTP Knowledge Hub

Following its launch, EDCTP and TGHN would like to promote this platform and to seek user feedback to guide further development and improvements that can…

Virtual
09 July 2020 -09 July 2020

Career Development Fellowships call: online information session

Update!  Download the slides of the information session on 09 July 2020 (PDF)   EDCTP is organising an online information session for potential applicants to…

online meeting (registration required)
16 March 2020 -16 March 2020
27 January 2020 -27 January 2020

EDCTP-CEPI Lassa Fever Vaccines Call – Online information meeting

The Joint EDCTP-CEPI Lassa Fever Vaccines Call with a budget of €40 million aims to support distinct strategic actions (clinical research activities) which are part…

online meeting; registration necessary
27 January 2020 -29 January 2020

Joint meeting EDCTP-funded TB vaccine projects

  On 29 January 2020, EDCTP will participate at the “EDCTP-funded TB vaccine projects” . The meeting is part of the “Accelerating the TB vaccine pipeline…

Les Diablerets, Switzerland
04 December 2019 -04 December 2019

EDCTP ICASA 2019 satellite symposium

On Wednesday 4 December 2019, EDCTP will host a satellite symposium on: ‘EDCTP: Milestones, new platforms and strategies for HIV and TB vaccine research –…

Joel Nana (AD10) Kigali Convention Centre, Rwanda
21 November 2019 -22 November 2019

EDCTP 2 Financial and project management training

EDCTP Director of Finance and Administration, Abdoulie Barry, and the Director of International Cooperation Europe, Dr Ole Olesen, will conduct a financial and project management…

Johannesburg, South Africa
19 November 2019 -20 November 2019

Call for participants to attend workshop

Objective: To facilitate collaborations between African and European scientists geared towards closing regional and gender imbalances seen in previously and currently funded EDCTP1 and EDCTP2…

Africa CDC, Africa Union Headquarters, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
18 November 2019 -19 November 2019

EDCTP 2 Financial and project management training

EDCTP Director of Finance and Administration, Abdoulie Barry, and the Director of International Cooperation Europe, Dr Ole Olesen, will conduct a financial and project management…

Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
26 October 2019 -29 October 2019

EDCTP Panel Discussion at World Health Summit 2019

On 29 October 2019, EDCTP and the Max Planck Society will host a high-level panel discussion on ‘Tackling Unmet Medical Needs of Vulnerable and Neglected Populations:…

Kosmos Karl-Marx-Allee 131a, 10243 Berlin
17 October 2019 -18 October 2019

EDCTP 2 Financial and project management training

EDCTP Director of Finance and Administration, Abdoulie Barry, and the Director of International Cooperation Europe, Dr Ole Olesen, will conduct a financial and project management…

Libreville, Gabon
14 October 2019 -16 October 2019

Gabon: Workshop on grant proposal writing

EDCTP will organise a grant proposal writing workshop in Libreville, Gabon from 14-16 October 2019. The workshop is aimed at French-speaking scientists from sub-Saharan Africa…

Libreville, Gabon
16 September 2019 -20 September 2019

ECTMIH 2019 - 11th European Congress on Tropical Medicine and International Health

The 11th European Congress on Tropical Medicine and International Health (ECTMIH) brings together scientists and experts from Europe and from all over the world, including…

Liverpool, United Kingdom
05 July 2019 -05 July 2019

EDCTP2 Financial and project management training

One-day training on financial and project management of EDCTP2 grants. The workshop will be held in The Hague, the Netherlands, on 5 July 2019. The…

Mercure Hotel, Spui 180, 2511 BW The Hague, the Netherlands
27 May 2019 -27 May 2019

72nd World Health Assembly - EDCTP reception

The 72nd World Health Assembly (WHA72) will take place in Geneva, Switzerland from 20-28 May 2019. The WHA is attended by delegations from all WHO…

Restaurant Vieux Bois, Avenue de la Paix 12, Geneva, Switzerland
01 November 2018 -01 November 2018

EDCTP-Wellcome symposium at ASTMH 2018

This symposium focuses on the conduct of controlled human infection studies (CHIS) in low- and middle-income countries (LMIC).These studies involve the deliberate infection of healthy human…

Marriot Hotel, New Orleans, USA
17 September 2018 -21 September 2018

Ninth EDCTP Forum

EDCTP will organise its Ninth Forum in Lisbon, Portugal from 17 to 21 September 2018. The theme of the Forum will be: Clinical  research and sustainable…

Lisbon, Portugal
17 July 2018 -17 July 2018

Côte d'Ivoire: information meeting on EDCTP

The Pasteur Institute of Côte d’Ivoire, in collaboration with the Swiss Centre for Scientific Research in Côte d’Ivoire (CSRS) will hold an information meeting for…

UFR des Sciences Pharmaceutiques et Biologiques, l’Université Félix Houphouët-Boigny, Abidjan (Cocody), Côte d'Ivoire
16 July 2018 -18 July 2018

Côte d'Ivoire: Workshop on EDCTP grant proposal writing

EDCTP will organise a workshop on EDCTP Calls for Proposals and grant proposal writing in Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire from 16-18 July 2018. The workshop will…

Institut Pasteur, Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire
20 April 2018 -20 April 2018

Networking the networks: Maximising impact by strengthening collaboration, capacity and quality of clinical research in sub-Saharan Africa

In collaboration with the Portuguese public agency that supports science, technology and innovation, EDCTP organises a session on the urgent need to ensure greater coordination,…

Convento de São Francisco, Coimbra, PortugalWS 17
20 April 2018 -20 April 2018

MIM 2018 oral presentation: Expanding support for ethics and regulatory capacities strengthening in sub-Saharan Africa through EU-AFRICA partnership

Session: Bio ethics and Research capacity Presenter: Ms Nuraan Fakier, EDCTP Project Officer

Meeting room 202
19 April 2018 -20 April 2018

World Health Summit - Regional Meeting 2018

The scientific program will be structured by four main themes: Managing Infectious Diseases in Low and Middle Income Countries Governance for Health Equity in Low…

Convento de São Francisco, Coimbra, Portugal
18 April 2018 -18 April 2018

MIM 2018 Symposium: Empowering African institutions and future malaria research leaders through capacity development and partnerships

In this symposium, EDCTP aims to raise awareness of opportunities and challenges of capacity development and networking in key areas of clinical research in Africa.…

Tent A
17 April 2018 -17 April 2018

MIM 2018 symposium: Malaria in pregnancy programmes: challenges and priorities in antimalarial drug development for African pregnant women

This symposium focuses on the practical challenges, priorities, and lessons learned by researchers conducting clinical trials in pregnant women in resource-limited settings (past and present).…

Meeting room 205
15 April 2018 -20 April 2018

EDCTP at the 7th MIM Pan African Malaria Conference (MIM 2018)

17 April 2018 | 09:00-10:25 | Symposium 14 | Meeting room 205 EDCTP session on: Malaria in pregnancy programmes: challenges and priorities in antimalarial drug…

Dakar, Senegal
08 November 2017 -08 November 2017

ASTMH 2017: EDCTP-Wellcome Trust symposium on clinical trials in pregnancy

Challenges and Opportunities of Conducting Clinical Trials in Pregnant Women and Future Infants in Resource-Limited Settings Description in ASTHM2017 Programme on line Wellcome Trust and…

Baltimore Convention Center, Baltimore, USA
05 November 2017 -09 November 2017

ASTMH 2017 - The 66th Annual meeting 2017 of the American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene

The ASTMH Annual Meeting draws tropical medicine and global health professionals representing academia, government, non-profits, philanthropy, NGOs, industry, military and private practice. The meeting is…

Baltimore (MD), United States
16 October 2017 -20 October 2017

ECTMIH 2017 - 10th European Congress on Tropical Medicine and International Health

The 10th European Congress on Tropical Medicine and International Health (ECTMIH) brings together scientists and experts from Europe and from all over the world, including…

Antwerp, Belgium
03 October 2017 -04 October 2017

EDCTP alumni network launch

Research capacity development EDCTP has established a comprehensive programme of fellowships , ranging from preparatory fellowships to senior fellowships. Already 47 African researchers including 7…

Johannesburg, South Africa
13 September 2017 -16 September 2017

Global Evidence Summit - Using evidence. Improving lives

The event aims to advance the use of reliable research evidence in addressing some of the world’s most serious health and social challenges. In situations of scarcity,…

Cape Town International Convention Centre (CTICC), Cape Town, South Africa
13 September 2017 -13 September 2017

Stakeholder meeting on co-infections and co-morbidities

Co-infections and Co-morbidities Co-infections with several pathogens are frequent in sub-Saharan Africa and represent an important public health problem in many areas due to accelerated…

Mercure Hotel Den Haag Central, The Hague, Netherlands
26 July 2017 -26 July 2017
23 July 2017 -26 July 2017

EDCTP at the 9th IAS Conference on HIV Science (IAS 2017)

Join us to learn about EDCTP-supported HIV research.

Paris, France
27 June 2017 -28 June 2017

1st WHO AFRICA Health Forum

The WHO Regional Office for Africa (AFRO) is convening the first ever Africa Health Forum in Kigali, Rwanda on 27 – 28 June 2017. The…

Kigali Convention Center, Kigali, Rwanda
19 June 2017 -20 June 2017

Senegal: launch of IRESSEF - health research, surveillance and training

On 19 June 2017, Senegal will launch IRESSEF, its new Institut de Recherche en Santé, de Surveillance Epidémiologique et de Formation [Institute for Health Research, Epidemiological…

Dakar, Senegal
07 June 2017 -08 June 2017

European Development Days 2017

Organised by the European Commission, this 11th edition of the European Development Days (EDD 2017) bring the development community together each year to share ideas…

Tour & Taxis, Brussels, Belgium
16 May 2017 -19 May 2017

INTEREST 2017 - 11th INTEREST Workshop

The 11th INTEREST Workshop in Malawi is organised by the Amsterdam Institute for Global Health and Development (AIGHD) which based in the Netherlands. The workshop…

Lilongwe, Malawi
10 May 2017 -12 May 2017

Third WHO Global Forum on Medical Devices

The 3rd WHO Global Forum on Medical Devices will take place on 10–12 May 2017 in Geneva, Switzerland, in the Centre International de Conférences Genève.…

Geneva, Switzerland
07 March 2017 -08 March 2017

EDCTP Financial and Project Management Training

EDCTP Director of Finance and Administration, Abdoulie Barry, and the Director of North-North Cooperation, Dr Ole Olesen, will conduct again a financial and project management…

Johannesburg, South Africa
27 February 2017 -27 February 2017

UK All-Party Parliamentary Group for Global Health: meeting on EDCTP African-European partnership

The meeting ‘African-European partnership for global health benefit’ will take place on 27 February 2017 at the Houses of Parliament in London, United Kingdom. Organised…

Attlee Suite at Portcullis House, Houses of Parliament, London, United Kingdom
06 November 2016 -09 November 2016

Eighth EDCTP Forum (Lusaka, Zambia)

The Eighth EDCTP Forum will be held from 6-9 November 2016 in Lusaka, Zambia. The theme of the Forum is Defeating poverty-related and neglected diseases in…

Lusaka, Zambia
20 July 2016 -20 July 2016

Symposium: Every Mother, Every Child: Closing the Gaps in HIV management

Hosted by the European Commission and EDCTP.

Session Room 8
19 July 2016 -19 July 2016

EDCTP poster presentation at AIDS 2016 conference

Poster title: EDCTP as a model for Europe-Africa partnership on HIV/AIDS research: achievements and future directions Presenter: Lara Pandya (EDCTP Networking Officer)

Poster Exhibition area
06 April 2016 -08 April 2016

Biomarkers of Vaccine/Adjuvant Potency and Safety - BVAPS 2016

This new international conference will offer a forum for an update on recent developments and future challenges relating to ‘Biomarkers of Vaccine/Adjuvant Potency and Safety’ –…

Crowne Plaza Porto, Porto, Portugal
08 December 2015 -08 December 2015

Together for the Next Generation | Research and Innovation for Maternal & Newborn Health

On 8 December 2015 the European Commission’s Directorate-General for Research and Innovation will hold a conference to assess the actions taken under the Millennium Development…

Square Meeting Centre, Brussels, Belgium
29 November 2015 -04 December 2015

18th ICASA - 2015

The conference theme is “AIDS in Post 2015 Era: Linking Leadership, Science & Human Rights” To the 18th ICASA website FROM THE ICASA WEBSITE It…

Harare, Zimbabwe - Rainbow Towers Hotel & Conference Center
28 October 2015 -28 October 2015

Symposium at the ASTMH 2015: Ethical Issues, Informed Consent and Clinical Trials in Developing Countries

This symposium, jointly organized by the EDCTP and the Wellcome Trust, focuses on the practical challenges faced and lessons learned by researchers and ethics committee members working…

Philadelphia Marriott Downtown, Convention Center - Room 201A
25 October 2015 -29 October 2015

American Society of Tropical medicine & Hygiene 2015 Annual Meeting

Read more on the conference website

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania USA
06 September 2015 -10 September 2015

9th European Congress on Tropical Medicine and International Health

The 9th European Congress on Tropical Medicine and International Health brings together some 2’000 of the most distinguished scientists and experts in the field of…

Basel, Switzerland
15 June 2015 -18 June 2015

BIO International Convention

In 2015 the BIO International Convention is headed to the heart of the U.S. biopharma industry. In close proximity to New York’s financial markets and…

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
20 May 2015 -21 May 2015

The International Society for Neglected Tropical Diseases (ISNTD)

ISNTD d3 will bring together experts from within drug discovery and clinical trials to drive the debate and foster new partnerships & alliances leading to…

London, United Kingdom
27 April 2015 -28 April 2015

4th African Regulatory Conference

This is the 4th African Regulatory Conference co-organised by the DIA and the IFPMA’s African Regulatory Network (ARN). IFPMA (International Federation of Pharmaceutical Manufacturers and…

Dakar, Senegal
21 April 2015 -24 April 2015

4th Global Forum on TB Vaccines

The 4th Global Forum on TB Vaccines took place in Shanghai, China from 21 – 24 April 2015, marking the first time that this important…

Shanghai, China
16 February 2015 -18 February 2015

The ECSA Health Community 60th Health Minister's Conference

The Ministry of Health of the Government of the Republic of Uganda in conjunction with the East, Central and Southern Africa (ECSA) Health Community Secretariat…

Kampala, Uganda
30 June 2014 -02 July 2014

Seventh EDCTP Forum (Berlin, Germany)

The Seventh EDCTP Forum was held on 30 June to 2 July 2014 in Berlin, Germany. The theme of the Forum was The Partnership journey: New horizon…

Berlin, Germany
29 November 2013 -29 November 2013

Stakeholder meeting on Regulatory Affairs

The objective of the regulatory affairs stakeholder meeting was to review the current developments, strategies and key players involved the strengthening of regulatory capacity in…

Antwerp, Belgium
28 November 2013 -28 November 2013

Stakeholder Meeting on Health Research Ethics

The objectives of the health research ethics stakeholder meeting was to review existing ethics gaps in Africa and discuss best capacity strengthening approaches to bridge…

Antwerp, Belgium
28 October 2013 -29 October 2013

Stakeholder meeting on tuberculosis and other mycobacterial infections

The objective of the stakeholder meeting on tuberculosis and other mycobacterial infections was to assess the current status in the field and to identify the…

Paris, France
21 October 2013 -21 October 2013

Second High-Level meeting on EDCTP2

A second High-Level Conference on EDCTP2 was held in Dakar, Senegal on Monday 21 October 2013. The meeting was hosted by the government of the Republic…

Dakar, Senegal
19 September 2013 -20 September 2013

Stakeholder Meeting on Malaria

The objectives of the stakeholder meeting on malaria were to: Review the current status and barriers to progress in the field of malaria research Identify…

Vienna, Austria
03 September 2013 -04 September 2013

Stakeholder meeting on HIV/AIDS

The objectives of the stakeholder meeting on HIV/AIDS were to: Review the current status in the field of HIV/AIDS Identify the key research areas, current…

Lisbon, Portugal
03 July 2013 -03 July 2013

Stakeholder meeting on Capacity Development

The Stakeholder Meeting on Capacity Development was held in Berlin, Germany on 3 July 2014. The objective of the meeting was to identify current and…

Berlin, Germany
27 June 2013 -28 June 2013

Stakeholder Meeting on Neglected Infectious Diseases

The objective of the stakeholder meeting on Neglected Infectious Diseases (NIDs) was to: Review the current status and barriers to progress in the field of…

The Hague, Netherlands
05 November 2012 -05 November 2012

High-level conference on the second EDCTP programme

The high-level conference on the second EDCTP programme was be held on 5 November 2012 at the Cape Town International Convention Centre (CTICC) in Cape Town,…

Cape Town, South Africa
09 October 2011 -12 October 2011

Sixth EDCTP Forum (Addis Ababa, Ethiopia)

The Sixth EDCTP Forum was held from 9 to 12 October 2011 in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia under the theme Strengthening Research Partnerships for Better Health and Sustainable…

Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
12 October 2009 -14 October 2009

Fifth EDCTP Forum (Arusha, Tanzania)

The Fifth EDCTP Forum carried the theme Fighting HIV/AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria: One World, One Partnership. The Forum brought together scientists at various stages of their careers,…

Arusha, Tanzania
22 October 2007 -24 October 2007

Fourth EDCTP Forum (Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso)

The Fourth EDCTP Forum was held from 22 to 24 October 2007 in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso at the Sofitel Ouaga 2000 hotel with the theme…

Ouagadougo, Burkina Faso
08 October 2006 -11 October 2006

Third EDCTP Forum (Sweden, Stockholm)

The theme for the Third EDCTP Forum was Partnership and African Leadership: Challenges and Opportunities. The Forum was held in Stockholm, Sweden on 9-11 October 2006 and…

Stockholm, Sweden
27 September 2004 -29 September 2004

First Annual EDCTP Forum (Rome, Italy)

The First Annual EDCTP Forum was held in Rome, Italy on 27-29 September 2004. It gathered scientists from Africa and Europe, international organisations and policymakers to share…

Rome, Italy