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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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Strengthening the Metrology Infrastructure to Support Medical Testing Equipment

Between 2020 and 2022, PTB’s International Cooperation group supported a project of the Inter-American Metrology System, or SIM (for Sistema Interamericana de Metrologia in Spanish), aimed at improving the basic metrology infrastructure for medical…

Mobile containers for local COVID-19 vaccine production in Africa

Expanding production capacities for vaccines is an important instrument to prevent and fight global pandemics. New approaches aimed toward finding solutions for local vaccine production are being provided by BioNTech through modular containers…

Virtuality training of trainers to pilot virtual hands-on laboratory training

Through what virtual formats can hands-on laboratory training be conducted when the on-site presence of all participants and the trainer is not possible? This question was already addressed by the PTB Capacity Development working group at an…

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