In 2007, the Council of Europe Committee of Ministers agreed to transfer the activities related to pharmaceutical issues from the Partial Agreement in the Social and Public Health field to the EDQM as of 1 January 2008.
The steering body, the European Committee on Pharmaceuticals and Pharmaceutical Care (CD-P-PH), oversees the work programmes carried out by the relevant Committee of Experts.
The following Committees of Experts are involved in carrying out the activities:
The decisions taken by the steering committee on its work programme are summarised in its abridged reports:
24 March 2014
EDQM launches new database to assist authorities in the fight against counterfeit/falsified medical products
As part of its anti-counterfeiting activities, the EDQM is pleased to announce the launch of a new database called “Know-X”. This database collates reports on counterfeit/falsified medical products that have been detected in Council of Europe member states.