EDCTP Funding in Horizon Europe – Programme 3

EDCTP Funding in Horizon Europe: The EDCTP has publised its  draft proposal for the Global Health Partnership EDCTP3 outlining the  third EDCTP programme – one of the partnerships in Horizon Europe. Opportunities for UiB researchers to respond to the programme will be available in late Sept/Oct via the Norwegian Health Cluster reference group.

Key objectives of the programme are:

  • Health interventions: Evaluate new or improved health interventions against poverty-related infectious diseases and their interaction with non-communicable diseases.
  • Collaboration and capacity development: Increase EU-Africa collaboration to build capacity to conduct clinical trials and implementation research according to

ethical principles and regulatory standard.

  • European coordination: Improve coordination, alignment, and integration of European national research programmes.
  • South-South collaboration: Enhance scientific collaboration and international cooperation across sub-Saharan Africa.
  • Partnership building: Increase international cooperation with public and private partners.
  • EU cooperation: Increase interaction with other EU initiatives, including those linked to development assistance.