Emergency Supply Chain Preparedness in the Context of COVID-19

COVID-19 has impacted the global pharmaceutical supply chain in multiple ways, including supply, transportation, and long-term, unknown impacts. While COVID-19 presents unique challenges, a strong supply chain is a prepared supply chain.
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Activity Based Costing

Activity-based costing (ABC) is a methodology that identifies activities in an organization and determines the cost associated with a specific commodity for each of those activities. ABC develops strong operational skills and definitive key performance indicators (KPIs).
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Data Collection by Phone: The South Sudan Call Center

A private-sector approach is providing unprecedented access to stock data in one of the most challenging health supply chain environments in world.
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OpenLMIS Deployment in Malawi Enhances Health Commodity Data Collection

With the assistance of USAID’s Global Health Supply Chain Program-Procurement and Supply Management (GHSC-PSM) project, Malawi’s Ministry of Health found a sustainable and scalable software solution in using OpenLMIS version 3.0. Now, the Ministry more efficiently collects essential health commodity logistics data nationwide.
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Ambient Climate Monitoring in Health Supply Chains

Taking into account the impact temperature and climates can have on health supply chains, Chemonics has researched, tested, and installed temperature and humidity monitoring sensors in several countries, with the support of USAID, to ensure the safe procurement and delivery of health products abroad.
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GHSC-PSM Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) Procurement Guide

In hard-to-reach rural regions, with limited distribution systems, USAID’s Global Health Supply Chain Program-Procurement and Supply Management project is considering Unmanned Aerial Vehicles to take on the workload. Someday drones may move HIV/AIDS supplies and other health commodities skyward.
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Quarterly Report: Global Health Supply Chain Technical Assistance Francophone Task Order – Global Health Security Agenda

This quarterly report of the Global Health Supply Chain-Technical Assistance Francophone Task Order focused on operational start-up, recruitment efforts, establishing initial points of contact, and its objectives at several regional events.
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Global Health Supply Chain Technical Assistance Francophone Task Order – Global Health Security Agenda

Chemonics International and McKinsey & Company collaborated to develop an essential competencies and country-customized Emergency Supply Chain (ESC) Framework, in the pilot country Cameroon, through several main activities, one of which includes a report on best practices in supply chain preparedness for public health emergencies.
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Final Report: Kenya Pharma

The Kenyan government committed to the goals of the Joint United Nations Program on HIV/AIDS. This means providing antiretroviral (ARV) drugs to 1.3 million people. To assist in this scale-up, The USAID-supported Kenya Pharma project created a safe, secure, and reliable national pharmaceutical supply chain.
Resource - Project Report