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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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2021-04-01 00:00:00

SAFETYWATCH UPDATE No. 04 - COVID-19 VACCINE SAFETY MONITORING WEEKLY UPDATE(23rd March to 29th March 2021)

Summary
This Update No. 4 provides the safety overview of the COVIID-19 vaccine in Ghana for the period 23rd to 29th March 2021. Since publication of Update No. 03 (16th-22nd March 2021)

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2021-03-29 00:00:00

SAFETYWATCH UPDATE NO. 03 - COVID-19 VACCINE SAFETY MONITORING WEEKLY UPDATE (16th March to 22nd March 2021)

Summary
This Update No. 3 provides the safety overview of the COVIID-19 vaccine in Ghana for the period 16th to 22nd March 2021. Since publication of Update No. 02 (9th-15th March 2021)

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2021-03-24 00:00:00

PILOT IMPLEMENTATION- MALARIA VACCINES

From 16th to 19th February 2021, the Volta Regional Office of Food and Drugs Authority (FDA) embarked on a three-day training for health workers in the Oti Region.

The training was held to build capacity for healthcare workers in the early detection of advers.

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2021-03-24 00:00:00

THE MENACE OF UNREGISTERED PRODUCTS IN GHANA

The Food and Drugs Authority's (FDA) Eastern Regional office organized a public education program at Agartha market in Koforidua on February 16, 2021 to sensitise the public on the position of the Authority on food safety.

As part of the agenda for the progra.

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2021-03-24 00:00:00

FDA REVIEWS ITS PERFORMANCE FOR THE YEAR 2020

The Food and Drugs Authority (FDA) from the 10th to 12th of February 2021 conducted a meeting to review its 2020 Performance. To ensure strict adherence to the Covid-19 protocols, the APR was held through Microsoft Teams Support, whiles the CEO and some key individua.

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