Chemonics News and Blog
Stop, Look, and Listen! Preventing Recruitment of Youth into Illicit Activities in Southern Colombia
Democracy and Governance Violence Prevention Peace, Stability, and Transition Youth Violence Prevention April 18, 2019
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As development practitioners, we tend to rush in with solutions to deal with complex problems. But, acknowledging problem complexity means we need to step back and give ourselves room to figure out how to achieve sustainable impact.Learn More
News: Chemonics Tackles High-Priority Global Education Issues at CIES 2019
Education and Youth Advancing Quality Education Education Systems Strengthening and Policy Reform Gender Equality and Social Inclusion Empowering Youth Collaborating, Learning, and Adapting (CLA) Supply Chain Solutions Innovation and Technology Data Quality and Management April 15, 2019
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This week, Chemonics presents at the 2019 Annual Conference of the Comparative & International Education Society (CIES) on sustainable education in conflict zones, early grade reading, book supply chain, and data- and technology-driven approaches to education.Learn More
Disability Measurement Challenges: Not an Excuse to Delay Inclusive Education
Disability-Inclusive development Social Inclusion Monitoring, Evaluation, and Learning Education and Youth Gender Equality and Social Inclusion Advancing Quality Education Empowering Youth April 11, 2019
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As development professionals, we often get waylaid by measurement challenges in our pursuit of disability-inclusive education. Paige Morency Notario reminds us that when it comes to meeting students’ needs, it’s better to start somewhere than not to start at all.Learn More
How Can Countries Pay for Their Health Systems? Supply Chains Might Hold the Answer
May 17, 2018
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Supply Chain Solutions Health Supply Chains Data Visibility Health Commodity Procurement and Freight Forwarding Process Improvement Market Dynamics Distribution and Transportation Forecasting and Supply Planning Innovation and Technology
Supply chain logistics costs can account for up to 50 percent of a health product’s final price. According to Director Dah El Hadj Sidi, reducing costs throughout the supply chain could free up much-needed funding for other essential health-care programs. Photo credit: Lan Andrian/USAID GHSC-PSM.
Saving Women During Childbirth Starts in a Surprising Place: The Refrigerator
March 1, 2018
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Supply Chain Solutions Health Supply Chains Process Improvement Distribution and Transportation Warehousing and Inventory Management
We have medicine to prevent hemorrhage after childbirth, but it is not reaching women in developing countries. Expert Beth Yeager discusses how we can make sure this lifesaving technology is available to those who need it.
A Vision for a 21st Century Supply Chain
January 30, 2018
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Supply Chain Solutions Health Supply Chains Process Improvement Data Visibility Market Dynamics Warehousing and Inventory Management
Executive Vice President James Butcher explains how the Global Health Supply Chain Program – Procurement and Supply Management Project is creating an efficient and cost-effective 21st century supply chain that provides life-saving medicines to millions of people around the globe. Photo credit: Lan Andrian.
Three Technologies that Could Transform Health Supply Chains
November 10, 2016
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Supply Chain Solutions Health Supply Chains Health Commodity Procurement and Freight Forwarding Health Forecasting and Supply Planning Warehousing and Inventory Management Distribution and Transportation Data Visibility Health Workforce Development Process Improvement Quality Assurance
Anthony Savelli discusses unmanned aerial vehicles, blockchain, mobile technology ahead of HESN TechCon.
3 Questions with Tony Savelli: Saving Lives Through Health Supply Chains
July 26, 2016
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Supply Chain Solutions Health Commodity Procurement and Freight Forwarding Data Visibility Process Improvement
Pharmaceutical supply chain expert Tony Savelli discusses drones, data visibility, and other innovations in supply chain management.