Barbados, Jamaica, T&T: Training in Writing Technical Regulations and Methods of Referencing of Standards

This project is the result of a joint request from the Bureaux of Standards of Barbados, Jamaica, Trinidad and Tobago. The purpose of this contract is to strengthen the capacities of the Bureaux of Standards in development and harmonization of technical regulations and methods of referencing standards. Project structure will be articulated on the basis of the following activities: Preparatory Mission in each country involved; training on procedures for the development and implementation of technical regulations in each country; remote support to draft at least one technical regulation for each country; follow-up mission and monitoring of internal procedure and a regional Workshop. The overall objective of the project is to promote Good Regulatory Practice in developing and implementing Technical Regulations for a more effective application of the WTO TBT Agreement.

Status M&E and Closed [ From 2017-03-30]
Region Caribbean
Project type Regional
Sector Strengthening of QI Institutions
  • Barbados National Standards Institution (BNSI)
  • Bureau of Standards Jamaica (BSJ)
  • Trinidad and Tobago Bureau of Standards (TTBS)
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