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The Mexican Ministry of Economy presented political guidelines reflecting relevant QI issues and the new Minister of Economy was appointed as President of the National Commission for QI.

At the 3rd Annual Working Group Meeting of the German-Mexican Dialogue on Quality Infrastructure the Work Plan 2021 was signed. It sets the basis for the cooperation on QI between Germany and Mexico.

At this year´s Preparatory Meeting for the Annual Meeting of the German-Mexican Working Group Quality Infrastructure stakeholders discussed their interests - an important step for elaborating the Work Plan 2021.

The importance of quality in healthcare does not need emphasis during a pandemic. But what is needed to ensure that medical devices and equipment are of high quality and safe - especially with supply chains that cross borders? This was the topic of a presentation by GPQI-India at a panel discussion on 6 October.

Standardisation plays an important role in ensuring the safety and reliability of medical devices and equipment. The corona pandemic underlines how important quality aspects in this field are. It also shows the relevance of international harmonisation.

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The recently published 2020-2024 Sectorial Program of the Mexican Health Ministry presents the identified need for restructuring COFEPRIS, the decentralized agency responsible for protecting the public health, in order to optimise its processes to strengthen transparency.