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EU Horizon 2020 Programme grants 2,66 million for improving adherence to high ethical standards in research globally 

The European Union has granted 2,66 million for “Creating and enhancing trustworthy, responsible and equitable partnerships in international research (TRUST)”.  The mission of the three years project is to counteract the practice of “Ethics dumping” or the application of double standards in research, by building international governance structures with new exciting network opportunities between Europe, India, Sub-Saharan Africa, China and Russia.

Partners for Health and Development in Africa (PHDA in Kenya) will be among the Thirteen European and international partners involved in the TRUST project.

PHDA’s role in this partnership continues to build on over 30 years of the research collaboration between the University of Manitoba and the University of Nairobi which is the most enduring and successful partnerships, saving lives for more than three decades.

The program will be coordinated at the Centre for Professional Ethics of the University of Central Lancashire (UK), by Prof. Doris Schroeder. Other consortium members include the Council on Health Research for Development  Association (Switzerland), the Forum for Ethics Review Committees in India (India), the UN Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), the South African San Institute (South Africa), the “Institut national de la santé et de la recherche médicale”, (France), the, the “Action Contre La Faim” (France), the University of Witwatersrand Johannesburg (South Africa), the University of Cape Town (South Africa), the Global Values Alliance (Switzerland), SIGNOSIS (Belgium) and the European and Developing Countries Clinical Trials Partnership (Τhe Netherlands).

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It is with great pleasure that we announce that the next Annual Meeting of the University of Nairobi Collaborative Centre for Research and Training.

EU Horizon 2020 Programme grants 2,66 million for improving adherence to high ethical standards in research globally  The European Union h.

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The University of Manitoba is pleased to invite you to attend the official launch of its new entity in Kenya; Partner for Health and Development in.

A wide spectrum of STI and HIV-related research has been supported by the Government of Canada through its Canadian Institutes of Health Research (.

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