The IRACM (International Institute of Research against Counterfeit Medicine) has posted on its internet site an interactive e-course on the dangers of falsified medicinal products.
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THE HEADS OF STATES AND GOVERNMENTS OF THE FRANCOPHONIE HAVE ADOPTED A RESOLUTION AGAINST THE TRAFFIC OF FALSIFIED MEDICINES AND MEDICAL PRODUCTS DURING THE XVth SUMMIT OF THE FRANCOPHONIE, HELD ON NOVEMBER 29 AND 30, 2014 IN DAKAR.
THE LAUREATE OF THE 2014 FONDATION CHIRAC PRIZE FOR CONFLICT PREVENTION AND THE 2014 CULTURE FOR PEACE PRIZE, BESTOWED IN PARTNERSHIP WITH THE FOUNDATION FOR CULTURE AND DIVERSITY, WERE AWARDED FRIDAY NOVEMBER 21, 2014 AT THE QUAI BRANLY MUSEUM. FRANCOIS HOLLANDE, THE PRESIDENT OF THE FRENCH REPUBLIC, AND PRESIDENT JACQUES CHIRAC, ALONG WITH THE FONDATION CHIRAC JURY MEMBERS WERE ALL IN ATTENDANCE.
Denis Mukwege, 2013 laureate of the Fondation Chirac Prize for Conflict Prevention, has been once again recognized for his work with female victims of rape and sexual violence in armed conflicts.
Biography Born in Ksar Hadada – in southern Tunisia, near Tataouine – Amira Yahyaoui spent most of her childhood in Tunis. She is the daughter of Judge Mokthar Yahyaoui, who was dismissed in 2001 following the publication of...
THE WORLD CUSTOMS ORGANIZATION (WCO) SENT OUT A PRESS RELEASE ON OPERATION BINYA 2 ON SEPTEMBER 22, 2014. THE OPERATION WAS CARRIED OUT ON MAY 26 and JUNE 4, 2014 IN 15 PORTS THROUGHOUT AFRICA
Sidi Touré, the Malian singer, warns against falsified medicines with his song "Les médicaments de la rue".
Eurojust announced on Monday September 1, 2014 that falsified medicines had been seized in different european countries and 12 suspects had been arrested.
On August 14, 2014, the Republic of Moldavia ratified the European Council's Medicrime Convention on counterfeit medical products and similar crimes that threaten public health.
Following the campaign’s six-month anniversary, Fight the Fakes is proud to announce eleven new partners, bringing the total number of member organizations to twenty-five. New partners, representing wholesalers, pharmacists, mobile app services, coalitions for consumer protection and generic pharmaceutical manufactures,...