Rewatch the event: Eliminating Falsified Medicines in Africa – How legislative frameworks can help

Update: you can now rewatch the event! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kZqn0br4fWMhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qjMmOJtjVKw Session 1: Policy and Legislation in fighting falsified medicines Session 2: Regulation industry response to falsified medicines Session 3: Awareness Creation and Community Response Posted on 6 June 2021. Fight the Fakes Alliance’s member IFPMA (International Federation of Pharmaceutical Manufacturers & Associations) Read more…

U.S. Pharmacopeia’s new resources to fight substandard and falsified COVID-19 vaccines

Fight the Fakes’ member U.S. Pharmacopeia (USP) has recently launched a number of valuable materials to help identify substandard and falsified COVID-19 vaccines, which are free to the public. Substandard and falsified vaccines erode the public’s trust in vaccines and hinder our ability to control the COVID-19 pandemic. To help Read more…

ICMRA – Common technical denominators for traceability systems for medicines to allow for interoperability

The International Coalition of Medicines Regulatory Authorities (ICMRA) has development of a policy paper on national traceability systems for medical products with a strong focus on interoperability. Interoperability is key in the fight against fake medicines as it enables common technical denominators that facilitate the exchange and use the information on medicines Read more…

UPDATE: IDDO’s Medical Product Quality Reports on Covid-19 Supplies and Vaccines

In face of the current Covid-19 pandemic, the Infectious Diseases Data Observatory (IDDO) has been developing several Medical Product Quality Reports about substandard and falsified (SF) COVID-19 medical products and COVID-19 vaccines, which include data from scientific literature, public alerts and warnings, and lay press from across the world.  These monthly Read more…