For three days, Regulatory Authorities from all regions exchanged their experiences and expectations on how regulatory convergence promotes timely access to safe, effective and quality assured medicines and medical products. During the event, several recent bilateral, regional and global experiences were showcased, many of them driven by the COVID 19 health emergency and others still ongoing in different areas of health regulation such as vaccines, pharmacopoeias and Good Manufacturing Practices inspections among others.
The First Global Regulators' Conclave organized by the Pharmaceutical Council of India and the Drugs Control Organization of India (CDSCO) is taking place in New Delhi with the theme: "International Regulatory Convergence to promote access to quality medicines". It is attended by delegates from regulatory authorities from 73 countries.
The Embassy of the Republic of Cuba in India in association with the Forum for Film Studies and Allied Arts organized a Cuban film exhibition in Kolkata, capital of the Indian state of West Bengal.
The event was inaugurated by renowned film director Ashoke Viswanathan; Dibyajyoti Mukhopadhyay, professor of Spanish at the Academy of Indo-Hispanic Languages in Kolkata; and Barun Ray, director of the Forum for Film Studies and Allied Arts.