Within the frame work of Arab Accreditation week and Commemorating: World Accreditation Day Together towards enhancing the role of accreditation in supporting the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in the Arab region .Sudanese accreditation council (SDAC) participated with ARAC members in a number of online activities held during the AAW to demonstrate the ways for further developing the accreditation infrastructure in the Arab region and highlight the pivotal role it plays in achieving the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in the Arab region, the activities includes:
• Webinar on the benefits of ARACMLA recognition to the ARAC Accreditation Body members and the benefits of accreditation to governments during the 08 June 2021.The event, which comes in the context of the implementation of ARAC communication strategy, will further contribute to strengthen the visibility of ARAC inside and outside the accreditation community, supporting recognition and acceptance of the ARAC MLA and services/products provided under accreditation issued by the ARAC accreditation body members.
• Celebration of the WAD 2021 The online celebration includes interventions from ARAC and the regional partner organizations to highlight the role of accreditation in supporting the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in the Arab region. In addition to selected interventions by some international experts. In addition, examples will be shared on how accreditation and QI services may be applied to meet objectives such as increasing trade, addressing health and safety concerns, and improving the general overall quality of output at national and regional levels during the 09 June 2021.
• Webinar on accreditation in the digital earth is webinar aims to review the best experiences from the ARAC Accreditation Bodies on how they operate so far under the specific situation ofCOVID-19 by using information and communication technologies while, most importantly, maintaining the integrity and a robust accreditation system. The event will give ARAC AB members a common understanding and a guidance on how to go digital in a harmonized way with an adequate during the 10 June 2021.
• Webinar on gender inclusivity and diversity amongst ARAC accreditation body member’s digitalization tools to operate efficiently and effectively. Within the framework of the implementation of the ARAC gender policy ARAC will organize exchange missions amongst the men and women representatives of the national accreditation bodies in the Arab region to share experiences and success stories in the field of gender inclusivity and diversity amongst their accreditation bodies, as well as to learn on the best international practices in gender responsiveness & integration within management and leadership during the 11 June 2021.