The Halal Inspection Center (PPH) of LPPM Unhas held a dissemination regarding the halal inspection services provided, connected with the signing of a Cooperation Agreement (PKS) with the Cooperative Service Office of South Sulawesi and the Cooperatives and Small and Medium Enterprises (UKM) Office of Makassar in the Hall of LPPM Unhas, Thursday ( 17/11).

Prof. dr. Muh. Nasrum Massi, Ph.D., Sp.MK as Head of LPPM Unhas. In his opening remarks, he explained the importance of halal certification for products that are traded, especially souvenirs. Prof. Nasrum then revealed his experience buying souvenirs abroad without halal certification.

The activity then continued with the signing of the PKS between LPPM Unhas and the Cooperative Service Office of South Sulawesi, which was attended by Zainuddin, S.E., M.M. as the Head of the Empowerment and Development Division, as well as the Cooperatives and UKM Office of Makassar which Hj. Kamelia Thamrin Tantu, SE, M.Sc as Secretary of the Makassar City Cooperative and UKM Service, attended.

Head of PPH LPPM Unhas Dr. Ir. Nahariah, S.Pt., MP., IPM. had the opportunity to disseminate the halal inspection services provided by PPH LPPM Unhas. Mrs. Nahariah informed the participant that PPH’s human resources are qualified to certify halal products.

“There are 23 auditors, and all of them have BNSP certificates, are qualified, and are skilled in inspecting the halalness of a product,” said Mrs. Nahariah.