What We Do
The inadequate accessibility of medicines, vaccines and other health products, limits universal health coverage in the region.
Improve access to essential medicines, vaccines and other health products.
- Srengthen the capacities of pharmaceutical units in the region including the National Medicines Regulatory Authorities;
- Facilitate the integration of intellectual property flexibilities into national policies and legislation;
- Faciliate the development and implementation of policies for promoting innovation, research and development of pharmaceutical products;
- Improve access to quality medicines
A Regional GMP Roadmap Framework for the Pharmaceutical Manufacturing Industry in ECOWAS
We are pleased to introduce the Regional GMP Roadmap Framework for the Pharmaceutical Manufacturing Industry in ECOWAS.The document forms part of an ongoing collaboration between WAHO and the United Nations Industrial Development Organization(UNIDO) to develop a strategy for region - wide upgrading of the pharmaceutical industry across West Africa.Importantly, it sets out a framework utilising a risk-based phased approach for the upgrading of manufacturing sites that can be adapted for specific country contexts.
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