Following a half-day workshop to sensitize the business community in Tete Province on November 16, 2015, the Trade Hub held a similar event in Nacala City, Nampula Province on November 19, 2015, in conjunction with the Mozambique Instituto Nacional de Normalização e Qualidade (INNOQ).
The event was designed to increase awareness of the importance of standards and the standards development process and to improve participation in the development process.
The workshop was opened by a representative of the Director of Economic Activities of Nacala and was attended by the public and private sectors in Nacala City. INNOQ discussed its services, outlined the standards development process, explained the World Trade Organization (WTO) agreements and member obligations, and gave an overview of the WTO Technical Barriers to Trade National Enquiry Point and ongoing activities supported by the Trade Hub.
Photo: The workshop was attended by public and private sector stakeholders in Nacala City