Renewing “ISO” accreditation to Desert Research Centre for third year in a row

The international accreditation of Desert Research Centre was renewed by the International Organization for Standardization “ISO” for the third year in a row, after a visit by a specialized committee.

The committee commended the leadership’s support in the Centre, headed by Dr. Abdullah Zagloul, president of the center, for the development plans and the unprecedented achievements, such as infrastructure development, the trend for digital transformation, the development of research laboratories, the development of health services and the efforts of the Occupational Safety and Health Committee, as well as the development of the information center by activating e-government programs, and training employees on them.

The committee also praised the presence of Desert Research Centre in international classifications, such as the Spanish classification “SCImago”, wishing the center continued success.

At the end the committee recommended the Desert Research Center to strive to qualify for other international standards, such as laboratory quality “ISO 17025”, and training quality.