Wednesday 26 September 2018
Location: African Union conference Center, 346 E 50th St, New York, NY 10022, USA
Co-Chairs: HE Mr. Patrice Guillaume Athanase Talon, President of the Republic of Benin and HE Mr. Edgar Chagwa Lungu, President of the Republic of Zambia.
Organizers: The event is organized by Member States with support from the African Union Commission and the World Health Organization.
To mobilize Member States and partners to consolidate efforts in the fight against substandard and falsified medical
products and provide high-level political support.
- To highlight the implications of international regulations on the movement of medicines and other health products.
- To address issues of International partnership, cross-borders collaboration and multi-sectoral approaches against substandard and falsified medical products.
- To discuss effective policy options and show-case the salient examples of political leadership to efficiently fight against substandard and falsified medical products.