October 14, 2019
On October 9-11, Deputy Head of Legal and International Cooperation Department Sergey Vishnyakov and researcher of the National Institute for Accreditation of RusAccreditation Alexey Melyachenkov took part in the 44th meeting of the Scientific and Technical Commission for Accreditation and the 11th meeting of the Working Group for establishing a regional accreditation organization (association) in Nur-Sultan (the Republic of Kazakhstan).
During the indicated events, the representatives of the national accreditation bodies of the CIS member countries and of the Bureau of Standards of the Euro-Asian Council for Standardization, Metrology, and Certification discussed issues of practical development of regional cooperation in the area of accreditation. Special attention was paid to the establishment of the regional accreditation organization. Its institution will facilitate the creation of favorable conditions for strengthening trade and economic cooperation in the region and ensure the collective interests of the EAEU countries within international accreditation organizations, ILAC and IAF.
Materials of the meetings will be available on the website of the Euro-Asian Council for Standardization, Metrology, and Certification after their publication by the Bureau of Standards of the EASC.