MoU between BSCA and ENAC
Within the framework of the
meeting of the Laboratory Committee of
the European Co-operation for Accreditation (EA) in Madrid, Spain, on March 14, 2018, a working meeting of
the heads of accreditation bodies of the Republic of Belarus and the Kingdom of
Spain was held.
During the working meeting,
the Parties discussed activities to develop and strengthen cooperation in the
field of accreditation between the two countries, and also signed a Memorandum of Understanding between BSCA
and the Entidad Nacional de Acreditacion (ENAC).
Currently, ENAC is a full
member of the European Co-operation for Accreditation (EA), the International
Laboratory Accreditation Organization (ILAC) and the International Accreditation
Forum (IAF), as well as the signatory of the relevant mutual recognition
agreements (EA MLA, IAF MLA, ILAC MRA).
The Memorandum of
Understanding provides for the exchange of information on the practice of
accreditation of conformity assessment bodies, mutual training of specialists,
as well as other joint activities on topics relevant to accreditation bodies -
working meetings, thematic seminars and conferences aimed at mutual assistance
in signing and observance by the parties of multilateral agreements on the
recognition of EA MLA, ILAC MRA and IAF MLA.