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2021-03-19 00:00:00

SAFETYWATCH UPDATE No. 02 : COVID-19 VACCINE SAFETY MONITORING WEEKLY UPDATE (9th March to 15th March 2021)

Background

This Update No. 2 provides the safety overview of the COVIID-19 vaccine in Ghana for the period 9th to 15th March 2021. Since publication of Update No. 01 (2th-8th March 2021).

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2021-03-18 00:00:00

JOINT COVID-19 VACCINE SAFETY REVIEW COMMITTEE

The Joint COVID-19 Vaccine Safety Review Committee is an eleven-member independent committee of experts formed to act as a forum of advice to the Food and Drugs Authority on matters relating the post-approval safety monitoring for COVID-19 vaccines and review of all .

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2021-03-18 00:00:00

SAFETYWATCH UPDATE No.1 - COVID-19 VACCINE SAFETY MONITORING UPDATE (2nd March to 8th March 2021)

Background
The Food and Drugs Authority, (FDA) Ghana, has granted Emergency Use Authorization to two COVID-19 vaccines for use in Ghana; Covishield (Serum Institute of India) and Sputnik V Vaccines (Generium Joint Stock Company, Russia)
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2021-03-18 00:00:00

EASTERN REGION FDA AND NBSSI TRAINS SMES ON PRODUCT REGISTRATION REQUIREMENT

The Eastern Regional Food and Drugs Authority in collaboration with National Board for Small Scale Industries have trained over twenty(20) small and medium enterprises at Atimpoku in the eastern region of Ghana. The training was part of FDAs collaboration with the NB.

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2021-03-08 00:00:00

FDA TRAINS ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH OFFICERS IN OIL PALM VALUE CHAIN

The Food and Drugs Authority in collaboration with Solidaridad West Africa, (an NGO), has organized a series of trainings for four thousand and six (4,006) selected major stakeholders in the oil palm value chain in the Central, Western, Eastern and Ashanti Regions. T.

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2021-02-19 00:00:00

FDA CEO RECEIVES THE CHANGE MAKER AWARD

The Youth Leadership Parliament of Ghana on 15th February,2021 under its initiative of the Millennium Youth Impact Awards (MYIA) conferred the honor of 'The Change Maker Award' on Mrs. Delese Mimi Darko, Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Food and .

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2021-02-18 00:00:00

FDA ORGANISES FREE COVID-19 TESTING FOR STAFF

The Food and Drugs Authority (FDA) as part of measures to protect public health and safety has for the second time organized a COVID-19 testing for its workers to ensure that its staff and offices remain safe for conducting business.

The Chief Executive Offic.

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2021-02-11 00:00:00

CEO OF FDA DISCUSSES PRODUCTION OF COVID-19 VACCINE WITH CUBAN AMBASSADOR

The Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Food and Drugs Authority (FDA), Mrs Delese Dark.

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