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25 Apr 2019
PREV_PKDL Annual Meeting 2019

The first PREV_PKDL annual meeting was successfully organised in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia on 08-10 April 2019. During the meeting, the consortium partners discussed the activities undertaken during the first year of the project and optimised the project strategy for the coming months. Great support was also provided by the project scientific and ethics advisory committee member.

On 11 April 2019 a trip to the University of Gondar was also organised to visit the flow cytometry laboratory and the clinical site where the research study will be conducted.

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24 Feb 2019
Workshop on EC/EDCTP financial requirements

A financial workshop was organised by EVI at Addis Ababa, Ethiopia on 07-08 February 2019 to train the financial managers working on the PREV_PKDL project. The Financial workshop aimed at training participants on the financial rules and regulations associated with implementing EDCTP2 projects in accordance with Horizon 2020. Practical exercises and suggestions guided the participants and helped them to get more acquainted with such regulations.

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24 Oct 2018
International Conference on Innovations for the Elimination and Control of Visceral Leishmaniasis, 28-30 November 2018, New Delhi, India

This International Conference on Innovation for the Elimination and Control of Visceral Leishmaniasis (IEC-VL) will be an interdisciplinary forum to share and discuss the science essential for the elimination and control of VL, especially in Asia and Africa. The Conference will bring together leading scientists from academia and industry to deliberate upon new tools, new approaches and routes to implementation. The themes of the Conference will include: Epidemiology, Vector-Parasite Relationships, Leishmania Biology and Immunology, Diagnostics, Drugs and Treatments, Vaccines, Economic impact of Elimination and Control, Industry Partnerships and the Regulatory Pathway.