Appointment of NAAU Acting Chairman

Acting Chairman of the National Accreditation Agency of Ukraine, Dr. Victor Gorytskyy was introduced to NAAU employees according to the order of the Ministry of Economic Development and Trade of Ukraine of August 18, 2015 No. 130-П.

Appointment of NAAU head took place with the participation of the Deputy Minister of Economic Development and Trade of Ukraine, Mr. Maksim Nefedov.

Mr. Nefedov, referred to the audience that one of the priorities of the Government is to bring the Ukrainian system of technical regulation to equivalence with the requirements of World Trade Organization and European Union. He also stressed out that the main tasks for NAAU are ensuring unified technical policy in the field of conformity assessment, eliminating technical barriers to trade, ensuring consumer confidence in conformity assessment activities and creating conditions for mutual recognition of accredited bodies activities internationally.

Mr. Gorytskyy, in his turn, pointed out that he is ready to do his best for efficiency improvement and implementation of NAAU activities in compliance with international standards. Mr. Gorytskyy made a stress that the supreme aim for NAAU is to expand its signatory status for the scope of product certification bodies accreditation against ISO/IEC 17065.