Mechanisms - MOH, Viet Nam Food Administration, Health Inspection Unit

Lead government agency:
iet Nam Food Administration, Health Inspection Unit
Established year:
2007

Function(s)

Monitoring:
  • Monitoring compliance
  • Applying sanctions to identified violations
Explanations
Mandate: 

Mandated to monitor compliance with national legislative or other appropriate measure. Monitoring in: health facilities, media, billboards, retail shops.

Notes: 

Monitoring has been conducted since 2007. It is not conducted regularly . The last monitoring exercise reported to WHO in 2014 took place in 2012, nation-wide. Monitoring is done in health facilities, media, retail shops. Sanctions were imposed on the violations identified during monitoring, including administrative and other. The responsible agency for imposing sanctions is Ministry of Health. There was a dissemination of the sanctions through workshops on review of implementation.

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