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ARSO Continental Essay Standardization Competition 2022 is ON-REGISTER NOW!


ARSO Continental Essay Standardization Competition 2022 is ON-REGISTER NOW!

 

African Organization for Standardization (ARSO) is organizing the 9th Continental Essay Competition under the theme “The Role of Standardization in Promoting African Pharmaceutical and Medical Devices Industries to Attain Self-reliance and resilience in Combating COVID-19 and Future Pandemics”.

Since 2019, the world is facing a pandemic crisis of COVID 19. Africa in general and Rwanda in particular, strive to find adequate solution to the crisis. Standards have been proven to be key pillar in fighting the pandemic as they were importantly referred to in producing Personal Protective Equipment (PPEs), they were used in vaccines manufacturing and provided guidance to adequate practices to be adopted by the people to protect themselves against the COVID-19 pandemic.

Against the above background, through its annual standards easy competition initiative, ARSO has initiated the competition with the theme that emphasizes Promoting African Pharmaceutical and Medical Devices Industries with the aim of attaining self-reliance and resilience in Combating COVID-19 and Future Pandemics.

At National Level, Rwanda Standards Board (RSB) in collaboration with Rwanda Food and Drug Authority (Rwanda FDA) are organizing the above competition by inviting students from institutions of higher learning in Rwanda (Universities/ Colleges approved by their local commission of higher education) to submit their essays.

Please read attached documents that provide detailed information and register to participate.

 

 

Click here for 9th Continental Essay Competition Concept Note

Click here for Registration Form

Click here for call for Application

Click here for THE 9TH CONTINENTAL ESSAY COMPETITION 2022