IF Sub-grantee

Création d’un Centre de Recherche et d’Innovation Technologique en Environnement et en Sciences de la santé (CRITESS)

Project duration

24 Months

Start 15/12/21 End 14/03/23





Université de Kinshasa

  • Innovation hub
  • Innovation Fund

CRITESS has set itself the objective of developing technological innovations in the field of the environment and health. In particular, these should combat malaria through new ecological response methods and new preventive and curative treatment tools.

This project is one of the third- projects financed by PDTIE  in DRC.

Project factsheet


Projet CRITESS – poster

13 innovations selected by the project

Ethnobotanical survey of anti-infective plants used by traditional healers in Brazzaville, Republic of Congo

Medicinal plants with antimicrobial, larvicidal, and repellent properties: An ethnopharmacological survey from the Democratic Republic of the Congo

Project coordinator

Université de Kinshasa, DRC

Project partners