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19 November 2021

Legal basis for Global Health EDCTP3 Joint Undertaking adopted

The European Commission today announced the adoption of 10 European Partnerships set up between the European Union, Member States and/or the industry, including the Global…

16 November 2021

Completion of Phase III trial paediatric schistosomiasis drug arpraziquantel

Today, the Pediatric Praziquantel Consortium, a public-private partnership dedicated to the development of arpraziquantel, a new pediatric medication to treat schistosomiasis in preschool-aged children, announced…

02 November 2021

EDCTP at COVID CIRCLE online event

EDCTP is taking part in a panel discussion during the virtual event ‘What have we learned from funding COVID-19 research across the globe’ co-hosted by…

02 November 2021

EDCTP Prizes 2020 awarded at the Tenth EDCTP Forum

EDCTP awarded its prizes for research excellence and the Pascoal Mocumbi Prize at the Tenth EDCTP Forum that was held from 17-21 October 2021 from…

18 October 2021

The Tenth EDCTP Forum has started

The Tenth EDCTP Forum has started. This will be our first hybrid Forum, with many of the sessions taking place online and some taking place…

12 October 2021

First EDCTP and Africa CDC-supported Epidemiologists and Biostatisticians start their training

The European & Developing Countries Clinical Trials Partnership (EDCTP) and the Africa Centres for Disease Control and Prevention (Africa CDC) are partnering to train 150…

07 October 2021

RTS,S/AS01 malaria vaccine: EDCTP contributions and next steps

EDCTP has supported the development of the RTS,S/AS01 malaria vaccine both directly and indirectly through funding clinical research and capacity strengthening in Mozambique, Tanzania, Kenya,…

14 September 2021

African Union and EDCTP sign Memorandum of Understanding to promote new paradigm in health

The African Union (AU) through the African Centres for Disease Control and Prevention (Africa CDC), and the European and Developing Countries Clinical Trials Partnership (EDCTP)…

12 August 2021

Recommendations from the EDCTP/ECRIN session on clinical trial infrastructure and capacity building in Africa

The European Clinical Infrastructure Networks (ECRIN) and EDCTP hosted a session on clinical trial infrastructure and capacity building in Africa at the Africa-Europe Science and…

30 June 2021

Annual Report 2020 - focused delivery on promises

EDCTP’s Annual Report 2020 summarises the activities of the Partnership in 2020, shows the steady growth, scope and cohesion of the project portfolio, and highlights…

30 June 2021

EDCTP principal investigators receive Queen’s Birthday Honours

On 11 June, the Queen’s Birthday Honours List 2021 was announced, this year’s list includes researchers that have played key roles in the response to…

15 June 2021

IAVI led consortium receives EDCTP and CEPI funding for a large-scale clinical trial of Lassa fever vaccine candidate

IAVI has received an award of €22.8 million from the European & Developing Countries Clinical Trials Partnership (EDCTP) and the Coalition for Epidemic Preparedness Innovations…

04 May 2021

New support tools for TB vaccine R&D published

The Tuberculosis Vaccine Initiative (TBVI) has coordinated the development of several new tools to support future TB vaccine clinical trials. Experts in the field together with…

30 April 2021

Call for abstracts for the Tenth EDCTP Forum

The 10th EDCTP Forum will be held as a virtual meeting hosted from the Joaquin Chissano International Conference Centre in Maputo from 17-20 October 2021. The Forum…