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We support our partner countries in developing their quality infrastructure. On the blog you will find regular news about our projects and events. 

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What we need to prove the quality of our products

What we need to prove the quality of our products

|   Candela-News

 

Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises and international experts meet virtually to discuss quality requirements.

 

 

 

An impact study conducted in…

E-Learning Course - cGMP

|   Announcement

As a result of the Covid-19 pandemic, many manufacturing sites on the African continent had to scale down their pharmaceutical production due to…

Standards Academy inaugurated in Ethiopia

Standards Academy inaugurated in Ethiopia

|   Candela-News

 

The development of countries, Alebel Melaku is convinced, mainly depends on their proximity to technology and educated manpower. The Ethiopian…

Marvellous Measurements: Kick-off Event of a New Project in Ghana

Marvellous Measurements: Kick-off Event of a New Project in Ghana

|   Candela-News

 

The ancient Egyptians knew how important accurate measurements are – the pyramids are proof of that. Measurements as well as their impact were the…

But who assesses the assessor?

But who assesses the assessor?

|   Candela-News

 

A bad night’s sleep, stress, a sudden change in the weather – all of these things may cause a headache. Now, many people take painkillers to get rid…

A Strong Partnership

A Strong Partnership

|   Candela-News

For 16 years, we at PTB’s International Cooperation have been working together with our partners at the Ghana Standards Authority, GSA. During this…

GSA: On the way to a high-class metrology institute

GSA: On the way to a high-class metrology institute

|   Candela-News

In a few days, the kick-off workshop of our latest project with the Ghana Standards Authority, GSA, will take place. The aim of the project is to…

Establishing a fit-for-future NMI in Ghana

Establishing a fit-for-future NMI in Ghana

|   Candela-News

PTB’s International Cooperation and the Ghana Standards Authority, GSA, have been working together for over a decade. Now, with the most recent…

Improving pesticide surveillance in Ghana

Improving pesticide surveillance in Ghana

|   Candela-News

A Ghanaian-German development cooperation success story

 

Pesticides may only be registered and marketed if they are not harmful to human health, do…

Safe and Sound Pharmaceutics Made in Africa

Safe and Sound Pharmaceutics Made in Africa

|   Candela-News

In nearly all areas of our everyday life, Covid-19 has been presenting us with huge challenges. This also applies to our work routines. Whereas people…

An alliance moves into the spotlight

An alliance moves into the spotlight

|   Candela-News

Not everyone sees "Made in Africa" as a quality stamp yet, for sure. But it could soon be the case. The Alliance for Product Quality is working on it.…

Guidelines for remote assessments published

Guidelines for remote assessments published

|   Candela-News

The year 2020 demanded that we take our digital work to the next level. A wide range of procedures could no longer be conducted in person as they…