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2021-05-24 00:00:00

FDA COLLABORATES WITH GEPA IMPACT HUB TO BOOST EXPORT TRADE

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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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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