Working meeting with the representatives of GIZ and PTB joint mission

On Tuesday, February 21, 2017 a working meeting between NAAU employees and representatives of the joint mission of the German Federal Physical-Technical Institute (PTB) and the German Society for International Cooperation (GIZ) in Ukraine was held. The meeting was the part of the official visit conducted under the support of the Ministry of Economic Development and Trade of Ukraine and the Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany in Ukraine.

  

The aim of the mission is to define the current state of affairs regarding national quality infrastructure system of Ukraine, donors’ technical assistance in that direction, national policy and strategy for quality infrastructure improvement, product quality enhancement, trade and exports development, assessment and discussion of existent gaps and needs for strengthening quality infrastructure.

At the meeting a number of matters regarding national accreditation system of Ukraine, NAAU international status and near-term prospects for steady development of National Accreditation Agency activities were discussed.

Based on the meeting results and taking into account the significant achievements of NAAU as an integral part of the Ukrainian national quality infrastructure system, the agreement was reached on further cooperation between the above-mentioned institutions and NAAU within the framework of Germany technical support for Ukraine.