19 August 2011

The Steering Committee welcomes the participation of the East African Community (EAC) as the sixth Regional Harmonisation Initiative (RHI) member of the ICH Global Cooperation Group (GCG).

EAC is the regional intergovernmental organisation of the Republics of Kenya, Uganda, the United Republic of Tanzania, Republic of Rwanda and Republic of Burundi with its headquarters in Arusha, Tanzania.

EAC will be represented at the GCG by two representatives, Ms. Jane H. Mashingia, Senior Medicines and Food Safety Officer at the EAC Secretariat and Mr. Hiiti B. Sillo, Director General of the Tanzania Food and Drugs Authority (TFDA).

Find more information on the Global Cooperation Group under the Organisation of ICH.