International Conference on Poverty-Related Diseases, Brussels, Belgium, 13-14 November 2008.
The European Commission (DG Research) organized an International Conference on Poverty-Related Diseases (PRDs) in Brussels on 13 and 14 November 2008. The aim of the Conference was to increase the impact of EU-funded research on controlling PRDs. Leading scientists, research managers, decision-makers, funding agencies and representatives of relevant international NGOs attended, with significant participation from disease-endemic countries.
The goals of the Conference were to:
More information on this conference on the conference website: