Film now out – Protecting San Indigenous Knowledge

The 2nd TRUST video is available on our YouTube channel now. Filmed in the Kalahari in June 2016, it describes how the local San community have been protecting themselves from exploitation in research for over 10 years. As Petrus Vaalbooi says in an interview for the documentary: “We, the bushmen of South Africa, would like …

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Call open: Ethics and regulatory capacities

TRUST’s partner EDCTP has just launched a call on Ethics and regulatory capacities the aim of which is to provide funding to actions that aim to support sub-Saharan African countries to establish and develop robust national medicines regulatory systems and capacities for ethical review of clinical research and use of medicinal products and technologies for …

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e-Learning on global health related topics

Are you looking for global health related training? Have a look at these free online courses! Preventing the Zika Virus: Understanding and Controlling the Aedes Mosquito – London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine Research Ethics Online Training Introduction to Reviewing Genomic Research Ethics and best practices in sharing individual-level research data    

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EDCTP New call for proposals

Our partner EDCTP has just launched new calls for proposals! For more information and application details please visit http://www.edctp.org/funding-opportunities/calls/ In addition, special cash awards for Scientific Leadership, Outstanding Female Scientist and Outstanding Research team will be presented at the upcoming 8th EDCTP Forum in Lusaka, Zambia  

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TRUST in Nairobi!

On May 23-25, the TRUST consortium will meet in the beautiful city of Nairobi, Kenya, for a case studies workshop organized by the TRUST partner Partners For Health And Development In Africa (PHDA). This workshop represents a unique opportunity for the consortium as the partners will be able to hear about risk factors for exploitation …

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Call for Competition – TRUST Case Studies Competition Relaunched!

The deadline for the TRUST Case Studies Competition has been extended!! Originally published on the website of ProGReSS, TRUST’s sister project, the call has now been updated, and the new deadline for submission of abstracts is April 25, 2016, with full submission of selected proposals on June 13, 2016. The call is available in two …

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TRUST in Mumbai!

The Forum for Ethics Review Committees in India (FERCI) hosted a case studies workshop for the TRUST project in Mumbai (11-12 March 2016). Leading bioethicists from around the country discussed exploitation and good practice cases from India with a small number of guests from Europe. A workshop report will become available in the future.

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