EDQM is founded in 1949 includes 47 member countries.its headquarters is in Strasbourg. main purpose of foundation of this council is for Protection of Human Rights & pluralist democracy & rule of law.

European Directorate for the Quality of Medicines & HealthCare (EDQM)

It is for to an  access to good quality medicines and healthcare. it is very important to get EU/EDQM approval for Exporting medicine or pharmaceutical products in EU.