We provide technical assistance to outsource transportation for health commodity distribution and also facilitate this distribution. This includes conducting assessments of the private sector transportation and third-party logistics market in a country, providing assistance in the transportation tendering process, and providing assistance in ongoing vendor performance management, transportation cost, and service benchmarking.
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Tracking Commodities Down to the Last Mile in Nigeria: COMS Webinar Recording
Recording from October 7, 2020 webinar on the Commodity Order Management System we are piloting in Nigeria.
Drones for Delivery
The USAID Global Health Supply Chain Program-Procurement and Supply Management project is using drone technology to increase service delivery of health commodities and laboratory samples to and from hard-to-reach areas.
Why Volume Matters in Public Health Supply Chains
Volumetrics – measuring a unit’s dimensions and weight to better understand how much space a shipment might need – is critical to ensuring that supply chains meet the demands of their customers.
Achieving Better Data: How an eLMIS is Transforming Malawi’s Health Supply Chain
Thanks to the USAID Global Health Supply Chain Program-Procurement and Supply Management (GHSC-PSM), an electronic logistics management information system is improving operations and outcomes for the Ministry of Health in Malawi.
Dr. Innocent Ndubuisi Ibegbunam
Ghana Country Director, USAID Global Health Supply Chain Program-Procurement and Supply Management (GHSC-PSM) Project
Management Information System Lead, USAID Global Health Supply Chain Program-Procurement and Supply Management (GHSC-PSM) Project