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21 May, 2020, 13:26 BST 100+ Experts Identified Top Threats and Opportunities for Global Health Just Before COVID-19 Emerged as the First Test of the Medicines Supply Chain

Just a few weeks before the first cases of COVID-19 were made public, a group of more than 100 leaders in health and medicine was imagining the...


02 Oct, 2019, 12:00 BST The United States Pharmacopeia selected by USAID to strengthen systems that improve the quality of medical products in low- and middle-income countries

The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) has awarded a 5-year, $160 million cooperative agreement to the United States Pharmacopeia...


20 Dec, 2013, 08:00 GMT Progress in Addressing the Threat of Poor Quality Medicines Prompts USAID to Extend the Promoting the Quality of Medicines Program

The U.S. Pharmacopeial Convention (USP) is pleased to report that USAID has extended the Promoting the Quality of Medicines (PQM) program through...


01 Dec, 2011, 20:30 GMT Commitment to Quality Medicines Strengthened in Ethiopia with International Laboratory Accreditation

- USAID-USP Program Assisted Ethiopia's Product Quality Assessment Directorate To better ensure the quality of medicines in Ethiopia, the country's...


03 Nov, 2011, 13:27 GMT Russian Language Update to Standards for Medicines Quality Released

- New Volume Includes Added and Revised Standards since First Publication Dedicated to improving the health of people around the world through public ...