Brochure The Council of Europe "The Medicrime Convention" - Combating counterfeiting of medical products and similar crimes (2013)
Introduction to the Council of Europe’s activities to combat counterfeiting of medical products and similar crimes.
Poor quality products, nutritional supplements with no active ingredient, medicine sold under false labels… With the growth of the Internet these dangerous practices are becoming more and more commonplace.
The Council of Europe, which has been working to promote quality in medicine for over 50 years, and to protecting the health of all citizens.
Written in a style that’s accessible for all, this brochure gives three examples of medical counterfeiting to explain what the Medicrime Convention is all about.