As part of the Data For Management Priority Working efforts in GAVI's Immunization Supply Chain Strategy Development, this landscape of data for management activities amongst global organizations was compiled. It would be great to hear of other ongoing activities as well!
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This is to announce that the renown and award winning WHO/GLO Pharmaceutical Cold Chain Management on Wheels course will be held in Turkey in 9-14 June 2014 in a brand new route of Izmir-Aydin-Mugla and Antalya.
If you are interested to take part, please send your application form directly to
not later than 30 April 2014.
Attached you will also find an...
A recently concluded two-week discussion on the IAPHL Forum addressed the challenges or solutions for managing vehicles for distribution of health commodities in rural areas.
In week one, moderator Matthew Hann from Riders for Health summarized the discussion: "almost everyone mentioned that transport in rural areas was more challenging than anywhere else, which was exacerbated by the fact that...
In this issue of the People that Deliver ‘News Flash’ we--
* --Provide you with four tools to help equip you to advocate for HR in SCM.
* --Update you with current activity from PtD focus countries.
* --Introduce you to the PtD Working Group leads following recent elections.
* --Inform you of new resources like the ‘PSM Tool Box’
* --Remind you of upcoming conferences
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Thanks for sharing the resource. I am very happy that WHO resource talks of low cost IPV through intradermal route which would be of great benefit to low and middle income countries. Though the non availability of this low cost intradermal option is biggest challenge to WHO as companies would not like to offer low cost option to the masses.
The talk of low median levels of...