Taskforce People


This website shows the results of the PTB’s International Cooperation Group task force’s work and gives our partner institutions, but also the interested public, access to this information, ordered by the following topics.

BIPM - Metrology


The Bureau International des Poids et Mesures, BIPM, is the intergovernmental organization through which Member States act together on matters related to measurement science and measurement standards.

The BIPM bundles the information from the NMIs of the world regarding their work to combat the corona pandemic and thus provides an excellent overview filled with valuable information.



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We support our partner countries in developing their quality infrastructure. On the blog you will find regular news about our projects and events. 

Innovations in the Western Balkan Countries. QI institutions respond to the Corona pandemic

The many challenges posed by the Covid 19 pandemic have not only led to short-term changes. They could equally bring about long-term innovations. This is shown, for example, by a look at the Western Balkan countries. In March 2021, PTB hosted a…

Western Balkan: Wrap-up and Outputs of Five-Month Business Resilience Standards Training of Trainers

For over a year, the Covid-19 pandemic has harmed not only people’s health but also the economy. Similarly to other sectors, businesses have been hit hard by the risks and economic consequences from the restrictions imposed to curb the spread of the…

PTB supports partner countries by sharing auxiliary ventilator design

In view of the dramatic developments in the COVID-19 pandemic in many countries, PTB recently sent a description as well as technical drawings of an auxiliary ventilator to several partner countries, including India and Nepal.


At the initiative…

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