Fight The Fakes

Speak up about fake medicines.

Campaign Updates

USAID Extends Promoting the Quality of Medicines Programme

U.S. Pharmacopeial Convention (USP) |

USAID Extends Promoting the Quality of Medicines Programme

Fight the Fakes Partner USP has announced their continued partnership with USAID, Promoting Quality Medicines (PQM), through September 2019.  The PQM programme provides technical assistance to countries without national regulation of medicines to combat the availability of counterfeit drugs. This initiative promotes the introduction of new technologies, such as Pharmacheck, to detect fake medicines before they reach patients. USP’s CEO Roger L. Williams states that the programme works towards sustainable solutions in-country, allowing developing nations to “take full ownership of their medicines quality assurance programs.”

To read more click here.

blog comments powered by Disqus

Back to List

🗣️Reporting is crucial to find how many #fakemeds are out there 💊 Learn more ->

Monitoring and reporting are important to fight #fakemeds. Help @FightTheFakes & spread the word!

Antimalarials are among the most commonly reported #fakemeds ❗️ Stay safe and speak up against falsified medicines! 🗣️

#Fakemeds put patients at risk of further illness, disability or even death ❗️ Read more on

A study in 10 sub-Saharan #African 🌍 countries found heart-breaking 💔 data about #fakemeds