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2021-06-09 00:00:00

PAY ATTENTION TO FOOD SAFETY - HEALTH MINISTER URGES PUBLIC

The Minister of Health, Mr Kwaku Agyeman-Manu, has urged people to pay attention to the food they consume, since unsafe food poses constant threat to the health of consumers.

A woman buying cassava at a market

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2021-06-09 00:00:00

MAKE FOOD SAFETY A PRIORITY - FOOD NUTRITION EXPERT

Food and nutrition expert, Professor Anna Lartey, has called for the prioritization of food safety in the global food system transformation agenda.

The Food and Drugs Authority (FDA), as part of this year's World No-Tobacco Day-2021 (WNTD) celebration, is intensifying its anti-tobacco smoking public education campaign in schools, marketplaces and transport terminals.

The Food and Drugs Authority (FDA) has expressed excitement in collaborating with the Ghana Export Promotion Authority (GEPA) on the latter's Impact Hub initiative, intended to provide relevant trade information to the Ghanaian export comm.

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2021-05-20 00:00:00

FDA HOLDS WORKSHOP TOWARDS ADOPTION OF FOOD SAFETY PROGRAMME

The Food and Drugs Authority (FDA) on Tuesday commenced a two-day workshop to finalise the adoption of the Draft National Food Safety Emergency Response Plan (FoSERP) programme.

The National FoSERP, which comes at the backdrop of a stakeholders' meeting held .

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2021-05-10 00:00:00

FDA DIGITISES PAYMENTS FOR ITS IMPORT & EXPORT CONTROLS

The Import and Export Control Department of the Food And Drugs Authority (FDA) will from Monday 3rd May, 2021 receive all payments through an electronic digital platform. The digitization of the payment process is aimed at reducing the turnaround time of doing busine.

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2021-05-07 00:00:00

A NEW APPROACH TO POST-MARKET SURVEILLANCE

The Food and Drugs Authority (FDA) in collaboration with the United States Pharmacopeial convention held a 3-day inaugural meetings of the Working Group on Promoting the Quality of Medicines (PQM+) program funded by the United States Agency for International Developm.

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2021-04-14 00:00:00

INTERVENTIONS IN SERVICE DELIVERY SHOULD ENCOURAGE TRADERS COMPLY WITH REGULATIONS - FDA, GSA OFFICIALS

Two of Ghana's key statutory agencies, the Food and Drugs Authority of Ghana and Ghana Standards Authority have intimated that deliberate interventions made in their service provision are geared towards promoting traders' ease of doing business while performing their.

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