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B Medical Systems
This research, prepared by Thoughts in Gear, assesses the social value of vaccine cold chain equipment. The term “social value” represents the costs saved to society and the benefits derived from...
World Health Organization (WHO), Quality and Safety (PQS)
On Tuesday 10th July 2018, the WHO Performance, Quality and Safety (PQS) Working Group conducted its first face-to-face technical consultation with manufacturers of PQS- prequalified immunization...
World Health Organization (WHO), UNICEF
This module describes how to calculate vaccine volumes and evaluate the cold chain capacity requirements of a vaccine supply chain. This module also provides guidance on how to calculate cold chain...
World Health Organization (WHO), UNICEF
This module of the WHO Vaccine Management Handbook (VMH) is a component of the World Health Organization/United Nations Children’s Fund Effective Vaccine Management (EVM) Initiative. The handbook...
Gavi, the Vaccine Alliance
The Gavi CCEOP Technology Guide aims to provide you with clear advice on new CCE technologies to help you make purchasing decisions. It is intended for use in health facilities and lower levels of...
Jo Gwillim
Jo Gwillim from Dulas Ltd presents an overview of the design challenges and solar sizing methodology used to ensure the new generation of Solar Direct Drive cold chain equipment perform reliably in...
Steven P. Diesburg
This report presents the methods and findings from laboratory testing of two energy harvesting control (EHC) prototypes with three different Performance, Quality and Safety prequalified solar...
This evidence brief provides supply chain managers in low- and middle-income countries with a summary of how recent solar direct-drive (SDD) refrigeration projects have performed, highlighting...
World Health Organization (WHO)
Recent public sector consultations and reports from the field have identified the need for amendments and additions to the current WHO Performance, quality, Safety (PQS) performance specifications...
World Health Organization (WHO)
Recent public sector consultations and reports from the field have identified the need for some amendments and additions to the current WHO Performance, quality, Safety (PQS) performance...
World Health Organization (WHO)
The purpose of this preliminary Target Product Profile (TPP) is to propose the scope of a new WHO Performance, quality, Safety (PQS) category for solar direct-drive (SDD) water-pack freezers and to...
World Health Organization (WHO)
Refrigerators powered by gas or kerosene have long been considered the best option for storing vaccines in areas with unreliable electricity. Even so, drawbacks with these devices have made keeping...
World Health Organization (WHO), PATH
Keeping heat-sensitive vaccines at the right temperature is crucial yet often difficult in areas with limited or no electrical power. Project Optimize collaborated with the Vietnam National Expanded...
World Health Organization (WHO), PATH
This document describes project Optimize’s effort to stimulate the development of two new categories of cold chain equipment—solar direct-drive refrigerators and passive-cooled cold boxes—by...
World Health Organization (WHO), PATH
This photo set contains photographs by project Optimize of the installation and initial testing of two battery-free solar refrigerators in May 2011 in Vietnam.
World Health Organization (WHO), PATH
This evidence brief developed by project Optimize is directed toward supply chain managers in low-and middle-income countries and provides information about direct-drive solar refrigerators, which...