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Research, Innovation and Science

Commissioner delivers opening address at the European and Developing Countries Clinical Trials Partnership (EDCTP) Conference

"The EDCTP is a brilliant success story for EU-Africa research cooperation. Within a decade, it has become a key player in the global health arena."



Cape Town, 5 November 2012


Your Excellencies, Distinguished Colleagues, Ladies and Gentlemen,

I am delighted to be in Cape Town to help celebrate the 15th anniversary of the signing of the Science & Technology Cooperation Agreement between South Africa and the European Union.