Marking its commitment to international cooperation, the European Partnership for Alternative Approaches to Animal Testing (EPAA) Co‐chairs signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Institute for In Vitro Sciences (IIVS) President Rodger Curren during their 8th annual meeting on November 16th. EPAA and IIVS have agreed to establish a strategic partnership dedicated to the international dissemination of alternative techniques for safety evaluation. EPAA will provide sponsorship of up to €100,000 over the next two years to IIVS to support training activities in key regions, including China and Brazil. R. Curren stated that “EPAA’s efforts to promote international cooperation on 3Rs will be greatly complemented by our joint activities and solid international network.” To read more about the MOU and the EPAA annual meeting, please click on the link above. You can also view a signed copy of the MOU between EPAA and IIVS.