Weekly Update22nd to 26th February 2021

Ugandan Students Win Continental Standards Essay Competition

In a bid to promote appreciation of Standards in the Institutions of Higher Learning, Uganda National Bureau of Standards (UNBS) together with other National Standards Bureaus in Africa under the continental standards body; the African Regional Standards Organization (ARSO) have been organizing Annual Continental Essay Competition for University Students in Africa since 2013. READ MORE HERE.

Advertising and promotion of beverages (Health Drinks)

The Uganda National Bureau of Standards (UNBS), National Drug Authority (NDA), and Uganda Communications Commission (UCC), have observed with concern a growing number of advertisements of products claiming nutritional and therapeutic value on television, radio and social media. READ MORE HERE.

UNBS suspends operations of unhygienic bakeries

The Uganda National Bureau of Standards has sealed off bakeries found operating in very poor hygiene conditions contrary to Uganda Standard, US 28 EAS 39 – Code of practice for Hygiene in the Food and Drink Manufacturing Industry. READ MORE HERE.

UNBS, URSB meet to strengthen collaboration

The Uganda National Bureau of Standards (UNBS) together with the Uganda Registration  Services Bureau (URSB) met on Monday to discuss ways of strengthening collaboration between the two parties to better service delivery. READ MORE HERE.