The Egyptian Biosafety Association (EGYBSA) is the first and leading nongovernmental organization in MENA region mainly and in Egypt specifically defending scientists, as well as the public and environment, from biological and chemical risks, as well as providing awareness of current biosafety and biosecurity regulations. EGYBSA’s cooperation and communication with international associations concerned with biosafety and biosecurity. EGYBSA seeks to take over its responsibilities through the following:
- Holding professional biosafety meetings and conferences, for availing the networking opportunities between biosafety experts from MENA region with experts from.
- Guiding Governmental entities working with infectious agents to mitigate the biohazard and applying biosafety and biosecurity practices.
- Knowledge transfer from well established biosafety and biosecurity associations to individuals and organizations in Egypt and Middle East.