LOCAL MATERIALS PROMOTION AUTHORITY
Uphie CHINJE MELO
The Local Materials promotion authority (MIPROMALO)was set up by decree N°. 90/1353 of 18 September 1990 and started its actvities in 1994. With the appointement of the first Chairman of the Board of Directors on 28 May 2000, MIPROMALO effectively launched its activities.
MIPROMALO’s missionis to valorise the use of locally made materials in order to reduce production costs of local equipment. Since December 2000 and in cnformity with Law No. 99/016 of 22 December 1999 on the Rules and Regulations governing public establishments and entreprises of the public and semi public sector, MIPROMALO function like an administrative public estalishment with financial autonomy and legal personality Circular n° 01202/MINEFI/MREDP/CTR/COMITE AD HOC relating to the modalities of implementation of the above mentioned law has laid down the initial procedure of this reform(the enabling decree of is still waited)
MIPROMALO is under technical supervisory autority of the Ministry of Scientific Research and Innovation. Its headquarters is in Yaounde.