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Table 1 Websites used for information searching about poor quality medicines

From: Mind the gaps - the epidemiology of poor-quality anti-malarials in the malarious world - analysis of the WorldWide Antimalarial Resistance Network database

International Organisations and NGOs Medicine Regulatory Authorities and national bodies Pharmaceutical Industry
WHO Essential Medicines and Pharmaceutical Policies Ghana Food and Drugs Board Securing Pharma
WHO Prequalification Programme Kenya Pharmacy and Poisons Board Pharmaceutical Security Institute
International Medical Products Anti-Counterfeiting Taskforce (IMPACT) NAFDAC Nigeria Reconnaissance International
International Conference of Drug Regulatory Authorities Thailand Food and Drugs Administration No to Fakes
ReMeD-Réseau Médicaments et Développement Health Sciences Authority, Government of Singapore Sanofi
Fondation Chirac Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency, UK Government Pfizer
Medical Products Counterfeiting and Pharmaceutical Crime (MPCPC) Unit of INTERPOL US Food and Drug Administration  
Permanent Forum on International Pharmaceutical Crime Centres for Disease Control and Prevention, USA. Counterfeit and Substandard Antimalarial Drugs Alert lists and systems
Medicines Transparency Alliance   WHO-WPRO Rapid Alert System for Counterfeit Medicines
Médecins Sans Frontières Campaign for Access to Essential Medicines Academic/Research Initiatives E-drug
Third World Network ACT Consortium E-med
Council of Europe-Medicrime convention ACT Watch E-fármacos
European Alliance to safe meds QUAMED, ITM, Antwerp Partnership for safe medicines
United Nations Office for Drugs and Crime Counterfeit Drug Forensic Investigation Network (CODFIN) Mpedigree
Thai Pharmaceutical System Research and Development Foundation (PhaRed) Institut de Recherche sur l'Asie du Sud-Est Contemporaine PharmaSecure
United States Pharmacopeial Convention (USP) PQM: Promoting the Quality of Medicines in Developing Countries Chatham House Sproxil
The Global Pharma Health Fund (GPHF) Africa fighting Malaria Safe Medicines Beta
IRACM Institute of Research Against Counterfeit Medicines The CONPHIRMER consortium Pharmabiz
  ReAct  
Newspaper websites with interest in medicine quality   
http://www.ghanaweb.com http://www.allafrica.com  
http://www.modernghana.com http://www.afrolnews.com  
http://www.africasia.com http://www.tribune.com.ng/index.php  
http://www.monitor.co.ug http://www.newtimes.com.gh/