Short facts

Project Title: Pharmacovigilance infrastructure and post-marketing surveillance system capacity building for regional medicine regulatory harmonization in East Africa

Acronym: PROFORMA

Collaborative Project: Horizon 2020, the European Union’s Framework Programme for Research and Innovation.

Grant agreement: CSA2016S-1618

Project Coordinator: Associate Professor Eleni Aklillu, PhD – Karolinska Institutet, Sweden

Project start date: March 1, 2018

Duration:  5 years (60 months)

Total project value: EUR 6,000,000

EDCTP grant amount: EUR 3,000,000

Co-funding from: Pharmacy and Poisons Board (Kenya), Karolinska Institutet (Sweden), Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (Sweden), Muhimbili University of Health & Allied Sciences (Tanzania), Tanzania Food and Drugs Authority (Tanzania).

Funding Organization: EDCTP

  • European and Developing Countries Clinical Trials Partnership-2: the EDCTP2 programme is supported under Horizon 2020, the European Union’s Framework Programme for Research and Innovation.
  • Sida, Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency.