The Federation of African Pharmaceutical Manufacturers Associations (FAPMA) is a federation of regional pharmaceutical associations committed to the development of Africa-based pharmaceutical manufacturers. FAPMA was officially inaugurated and launched on the 25th of January 2013 in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. FAPMA is committed to working with critical stakeholders (private companies, policy makers and donors) and taking up the challenge of being the private sector voice in addressing some of the challenges that hinder the development and growth of the pharmaceutical industry on the African continent.

FAPMA boasts a footprint across the African continent with presence in the following countries: Cote d’Ivoire, Democratic Republic of Congo, Ghana, Kenya, Lesotho, Malawi, Nigeria, South Africa, Swaziland, Tanzania, Zambia, and Zimbabwe

Vision of FAPMA

A vibrant and self-sustaining pharmaceutical manufacturing industry in Africa by providing quality and affordable medicines so as to contribute to the reduction of disease burden and promote economic development of the continent.

Mission of FAPMA

  • To facilitate collaboration between regional pharmaceutical manufacturing associations to address the common challenges faced by the industry and enhance opportunities towards self-sufficiency.
  • This will be achieved through advocacy and partnership with other stakeholders in promoting the production of quality, safe, efficacious affordable medicines”
  • Address:77 Meintjies Street, Sunnyside,
    0132, South Africa
  • Telephone: +27 12 394 5546
    Fax: +27 86 542 2028
    Email: info@fapma.org

Supported by : United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO)

Supported by the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO)