Wazir Akbarkhan Hospital compund , Kabul Afghanistan
Country information about GM food safety assessment
Introduction national biosafety regulations:
Afghanistan is a landlocked country located in the heart of Asia. The medicine and food board is established recently and also food committee is functioning under the board. The committee is responsible to develop the regulations, policies, protocols and guidelines on food safety and quality, to date a number of documents are under process to be finalized. The food law and environmental health regulation are also under process in ministry of justice to finalize by the parliament and cabinet of the government.By completion of relevant document, relevant department of the MoPH will conduct food safety assessment.
Relevant links to documents and information prepared by the competent authority responsible for the safety assessment
Information on stacked events
Contact details of the competent authority(s) responsible for the safety assessment and the product applicant: