The Nation Institute for Medical Research (NIMR) and Stitching PharmAccess Tanzania signed on 19th February 2024 a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to collaborate in various areas of research including effective dissemination of research findings, policy analysis and advocacy.
The main aim of the MoU is to recognize the available opportunities and advantages of the two institutions working together to achieve a bigger goal in research and educating the public.
The two Institutes also agreed to host annual national stakeholders’ meetings, to conduct training at a national scale utilizing zonal/regional NIMR platforms, to engage nationally and internationally to develop and execute research grants in the area of human genetics, to prepare national policy papers and manuscripts in the areas of human genetics and genomics and to ensure that opportunities availed to either NIMR or the Collaborator are shared between the two parties in the implementation of research activities. The event took place at NIMR Headquarters Board Room.