The Arab Accreditation Cooperation held its 10th Annual Meetings in Cairo, Egypt, from 04 to 08 December 2022.
The latest news from EA includes updates on the EA MLA and EA MLA signatories, EA documents, and a European Commission decision on a certification framework for carbon removals.
In the pursuit of the goal to digitalize APAC activities, APAC and PTB are collaborating on a new project.
Harmonisation is a key word in Europe and in EA. At the EU level, it is related to ensuring the free movement of goods within the European market while at the same time ensuring consumer safety and protection of the environment.
IAAC held its XXX General Assembly annual meetings in Antigua, Guatemala, from 12-19 August 2022.
Arab Regional Forum on Voluntary Third-Party Assurance (vTPA) Approach and Modalities in the Arab Region
As part of its ongoing efforts regarding upgrading and harmonizing food safety and quality infrastructure in the Arab region, the ARAC Chair and accreditation body member representatives participated in the Arab Regional Forum on voluntary third-party assurance (vTPA).
APAC conducted a three-day webinar for its members from 17-19 August 2022 to inform the participants about different methodologies to be adapted for effective networking communication skills.
SADCA held an inaugural regional World Accreditation Day celebration virtually on June 9th 2022.
The SANAP project, jointly implemented by APAC and PTB and funded by the BMZ, Germany, came to a close on 28 February 2022.
The 11th AFRAC MRA Council meeting was held on 17 June 2021.
Accreditation of Notified Bodies – A Key Element for the Functioning of the EU Single Market for Goods
The European Commission’s main goal in the EU single market for goods is to ensure the free movement of goods within the market, and to set high safety standards for consumers and the protection of the environment.
The Southern African Development Community Cooperation in Accreditation (SADCA) has published its 4th strategic plan, which covers the period 2022 to 2026.