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FDA wants Ghanaian pharmaceuticals to be WHO compliant

The FDA has asked the Pharmaceutical Manufacturers Association of Ghana to devise an action plan that would see its members become WHO compliant.  A very important first step towards creating a culture of compliance, standards and uniformity in the region.  The Ghana pharmaceutical landscape is a success story in Western Africa where overall quality from […]

A case for investment in local pharma in Africa By Brian Ngwatu

Here is a blog written by Brian Ngawatu on the Global Health Corps Blog The Article can be found here: http://ghcorps.org/a-case-for-investment-in-local-pharma-in-africa/ With 11% of the world’s population, and 25% of the global disease burden (and if I may add, 1% of the global health care expenditure), Africa never ceases to amaze many. Add to this, […]