Results of PGTF - Project INT/09/K14

INT/09/K14 - SIM EMWG Training and Development

Submitter: National Institute of Metrology, Standardization and Industrial Quality of Brazil (INMETRO), Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Subcontractor: same as above
Priority area: Technical cooperation among developing countries
Participating/beneficiary countries: 12 countries (Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, El Salvador, Mexico, Panama, Paraguay, Peru and Trinidad and Tobago)
PGTF input: US$ 31,000
Other inputs: US$ 60,040
Number: INT/09/K14
Duration: Three days
Approval: 32nd Annual Ministerial Meeting of the Group of 77 (New York, 26 September 2008)
Completion: Final report submitted on 29 December 2011
Impact: A series of tutorials and lectures on electrical metrology were imparted to fifteen representatives from national metrology institutes of the Americas aimed at promoting the development of electrical metrology activities within the region and increasing the recognition and reliability of calibration and measurement services that support international trade.

Contact:   Dr. Gregory Kyriazis
National Institute of Metrology, Standardization and Industrial Quality of Brazil (INMETRO)
Rua Santa Alexandrina, 416 5o andar
Rio Comprido Rio de Janeiro RJ
Post Code: 20261-232
Tel.: (55 21) 2563-2922 (55 21) 2502-6521
Email: Web:

Final Report:

    • INT-09-K14-FinalReport.pdf  *  [Language: English; Size: 10103KB]

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