The Sub-Saharan Africa Section of the AOAC serves as an effective vehicle to drive the improvement of analytical competence and capabilities as well as improving the standards and performance of food testing labs in this region – be it private, research, academic or Government. This platform can also foster more public-private engagements, bringing tremendous benefits for the consumers and economies in this region.

Our Vision

‘AOAC INTERNATIONAL Sub-Saharan Africa Section is a leading Regional Professional Scientific Association, building confidence in analytical results

Our Mission

The Section is dedicated to promoting and advancing the knowledge and best practices in the analytical sciences’ in our Region

Our Purpose

This Section aims to achieve its goals through collaboration, training & education, analytical methods development & harmonisation, the extension of the scope of Official Methods (to include indigenous foods where required) and to serve as an independent and impartial scientific advisory body.

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We look forward to welcoming you this November at the AOAC Sub-Saharan Section inaugural meeting. For more information and to register, click here.
Improving the Quality of Testing to assure Food Safety