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Accreditation Supporting the Future of Global Trade WAD2023

07 June, 2023
Accreditation Supporting the Future of Global Trade WAD2023

Accreditation: The Key to Reliable and Sustainable Global Trade

As the world becomes increasingly interconnected, global trade has become an essential part of modern economies. However, to ensure that trade is reliable and sustainable, it is crucial to have a system of accreditation in place. Accreditation is the process of assessing and verifying the competence and capability of organizations and individuals to perform specific tasks or provide specific services. It provides assurance that goods and services are of the highest quality and meet international standards.

GAC works with its partners in Member States and worldwide on founding concepts of accreditation and conformity assessment and their impact on regional and national economy, by supporting events that enhance quality and safety culture, develop industry, facilitate trade, develop economy in Member States, in addition to activities of producing newsletter, brochures, awareness-raising videos and electronic knowledge portals.

Accreditation is particularly important in the context of global trade, where goods and services are exchanged across borders. It helps to ensure that products are safe, reliable, and of the quality that consumers expect. Accreditation also helps to promote fair competition, as it provides a level playing field for all businesses, regardless of their size or location. Furthermore, accreditation supports the growth and development of global trade by facilitating market access for businesses and boosting consumer confidence in products and services. Accreditation also helps to reduce technical barriers to trade by ensuring that products meet the necessary standards and regulations.

Accreditation is a vital component of global trade, supporting reliability, sustainability, and growth. Accreditation provides assurance that products and services are of the highest quality, promoting fair competition, facilitating market access, and reducing technical barriers to trade. By embracing accreditation, businesses can ensure that they are operating at the highest level of professionalism and competence, enabling them to succeed in the global marketplace.

The GCC Accreditation Center GAC, in turn, is keen to celebrate the World Accreditation Day WAD2023 with partners and relevant international bodies to clarify the importance of accreditation in various fields.