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Angola joins the WHO Programme

Angola becomes the 117th member of the WHO Programme for International Drug Monitoring!!! With support from the UMC/U..

Ex-President of Ghana to visit Uppsala Monitoring Centre

Raising the profile of Neglected Tropical Diseases Ex-President of Ghana, His Excellency John Agyekum Kufuor, will vi..

Ban tobacco advertising to protect young people - World No Tobacco Day 2013

21 May 2013 -- Free yourself! This is WHO's message to governments on World No Tobacco Day 2013, celebrated on 31 May. A..

Strengthening Data Management for Clinical and Regulatory Affairs in Africa

The 5-day Data Management training for Clinical and Regulatory Affairs was organized by the WHO Collaborating Centre for..

UMC-A visits Liberia

Liberia is a country located in the western coast of Africa with a population of about 3.5 million. The country has sh..

A change blowing over Africa

Pharmacovigilance in Africa is going through a rapid phase of growth and development thanks to several initiatives from ..

Pharmacovigilance in Eritrea – promise and potential

Iyassu Bahta and Mulugeta Russom The Eritrean National Pharmacovigilance Centre (ENPC) was established in 2003 in which..

UMC-A brings African nations together

Bruce HugmanThe UMC-Africa team in Ghana organised a communication skills training course in Accra on 11-13 October this..

West Africans explore communications skills

Sharon Ako-AdounvoFebruary saw participants from eleven West African countries making their way to Ghana for a West Afri..