Public Public Partnerships (P2P)


These are based on partnerships between EU member states and countries that hold associated state status with the EU’s Horizon 2020 programme by virtue of Article 185 of the Treaty on the Functioning of the European Union (TFEU).

At present, Switzerland takes part in three initiatives under Article 185:

In addition, Switzerland holds ‘Aspirant Member’ status in the work of the ’European & Developing Countries Clinical Trials Partnership 2 (EDCTP2)’. In this context, Switzerland is represented by SERI.

Further information


SERI, Xavier Reymond

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International Research Organisations
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