The ZaZiBoNa initiative is not a legally constituted regulatory initiative hence it does not make decisions on the registration or rejection of products. Participation is based on the signing of a memorandum of agreement entitled “the NMRA Agreement to Participate” by interested countries. Sharing of confidential information is covered by these agreements and in compliance with the legislative frameworks of participating countries for information sharing with other regulatory authorities.

 Terms of Reference of the ZAZIBONA initiative