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Andrew Brown - 2022
Dear Colleagues,  From Nov 30 to Dec 2, 2022, the USAID MTaPS Program will join the Global Health Supply Chain Summit (GHSCS) in Dakar, Senegal ( https://lnkd.in/guepphAJ ), first...
Dear colleagues,   You are invited to a TechNet webinar: The Impact of Smart Sensing Devices and Cloud Based Technology in Advancing Senegal's Vaccine Supply Chain   Learn from Dr. Amy...
Join the Boost Community and the Exemplars in Global Health (EGH) program for a live engagement on Tuesday, May 17 at 10:00 AM EDT/ 2:00 PM GMT / 3:00 PM WAT / 7:30 PM IST (check your local...
Dear All, USAID is partnering with Digital Square to assess how governments and investors can harness existing digital tools and platforms to efficiently support response efforts in the ongoing...
Jeudi 16 juillet 2020 14h00 SAST (08h00 EDT) INSCRIVEZ-VOUS La pandémie actuelle du Covid-19 ébranle les systèmes de santé des pays à revenu faible et moyen (PRFM) et met leur personnel à...
Andrew Brown - 2020
Dear Colleagues, Please circulate the following opportunity within your networks.IntraHealth is looking for a 'Senior Advisor for health workforce strengthening' to support the conceptualization and...
Pat Lennon - 2019
In January 2019, PATH and the Solar Electric Light Fund (SELF) partnered with the government of Senegal to evaluate a smart energy management device attached to certain solar vaccine refrigerators...
Pat Lennon - 2019
Supply Chain Strategic Focus Area Advance the Market Availability of Solar Energy Harvest Control-Equipped Cold Chain Equipment Date of notice: April 1, 2019   Summary: Manufacturers of...
Modibo Dicko - 2018
National vaccine logistics systems, originally designed in the 1980s, are today confronted to a real revolution in the following aspects: Broader range of vaccines and greater diversity of service...
Modibo Dicko - 2018
Les systèmes nationaux de logistique vaccinale, conçus au départ dans les années 80, sont aujourd’hui confrontés à une véritable révolution qui se décline sous les aspects...
Dear Colleagues, PSA is pleased to share the new issue of “Health & Humanitarian – the supply chain review” magazine. In this issue, read about: Vaccine Distribution in DRC by...
Modibo Dicko - 2017
The IPM Project (funded by the Gates Foundation and "MSD for Mothers" - Merck - and implemented by the Senegalese Ministry of Health with technical support from Intrahealth International) managed to...
OpenLMIS - 2017
Dear TechNet Colleagues, I am pleased to share a workshop report on the Francophone OpenLMIS User-Centered Design Workshop facilitated by VillageReach and hosted at the PATH Senegal Headquarters in...
The Global Immunization Newsletter posted this article in February 2017. I share it with you in its entirety. Participants: Persons from Immunization Programmes, National Sta-tistics Offices or...
Hi All, PATH Senegal Office had proceeded last year a field evaluation of Sure Chill’s long-term passive device for the use of cold storage of vaccines in Senegal and provides important feedback...
Immunization programs in low-income countries are facing the most ambitious targets of the last four decades: reach every child with existing and many new vaccines. The original immunization supply...
Dear colleagues, The Interagency Supply Chain Group (ISG) comprising 15 global agencies, are actively involved in supporting supply chain efforts across all disease areas.The purpose of this group...
Emma Stewart - 2016
A well-functioning supply chain often goes unnoticed. People rarely talk about fully stocked shelves at the store or on-time delivery of a package. It’s the interruptions to the supply chain that...
Dan Brigden - 2016
Dear TechNet members, I'm putting together a document on the performance of solar direct-drive (SDD) vaccine refrigerators and would like to request your assistance. If you have experience of SDD...
craig burgess - 2016
Earlier this month, the Dose Per Container Partnership (DPCP) project was launched. This Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation project is implemented by JSI and partners (PATH, Agence de Médecine...
Modibo Dicko - 2016
Dear Supply Chain Managers and Friends, A few days ago, I conducted a supervisory visit to a health post in Senegal to check the implementation of the "Informed Push Model" project (IPM), which I...
Dan Brigden - 2015
Please find below links to recordings of plenary presentations that took place on Wednesday, May 13 2015 at theTechNet Conference in Bangkok, Thailand. These are available for viewing on the USTREAM...
Optimize.WHO - 2015
[i]by Dan Brigden, WHO[/i] Over the last five years, project Optimize has worked closely with national immunization programs to explore innovative solutions to supply chain challenges. Each...
Dan Brigden - 2015
The 14th TechNet Conference will take place in Bangkok, Thailand from 11-15 May, 2015. The theme will be: “Immunization Supply Chain and Logistics: Current Challenges, Innovations and Future...
John Lloyd - 2014
This post follows another on in-country Vaccine Transport a week ago, inviting discussion of the post and suggesting we discuss a revision of vaccine transport temperatures around a single...
John Lloyd - 2014
The 'Moving Warehouse' (MW) system of vaccine distribution issues vaccine as needed from a mobile stock to a series of stores situated on a pre-planned delivery circuit. MW has proved to be the best...
The next Global TechNet Consultation is planned for May 2015. The specific dates and location of the Consultation will be confirmed soon, but but the Consultation will be held in South-East Asia. We...
Dan Brigden - 2013
The TechNet-21.org website is being updated to make it more effective and easier to use. The TechNet Redesign Project, initiated in July 2013 under new management, will release monthly updates to...
Optimize.WHO - 2013
[i]by Patrick Lydon, WHO, and Prashant Yadav, University of Michigan[/i] Project Optimize has recently published a document that examines the benefits, challenges, and rationale for integrating...
Optimize.WHO - 2013
by Jan Grevendonk, WHO Project Optimize has worked closely with national immunization programs throughout the world to demonstrate innovative solutions to supply chain challenges. Many of these...
Optimize.WHO - 2013
[i]by Michel Zaffran, WHO[/i] In December 2007, a team of talented individuals from PATH and the World Health Organization (WHO) came together to form project Optimize, a five-year collaboration...
Moderator - 2013
Click here to download: [url=http://technet-21.org/index.php/resources/documents/doc_details/1689-technet21-dakar-meeting-2013-final-report]TechNet21 Dakar Report[/url] The TechNet21 Consultation...
Optimize.WHO - 2013
by Beth Balderston, PATH and Heidi Lasher, consultant To accompany the article “Traveling exhibit highlights supply system innovations” in the May 2013 [i]Op.ti.mize[/i] newsletter, project...
Optimize.WHO - 2013
by Bjorn Melgaard, Judy Roberts, Prashant Yadav, Anup Akkihal, Robert Steinglass, and Gisele Corrêa Miranda, Optimize Project Advisory Group members Following the...
Optimize.WHO - 2013
by Heidi Lasher, consultant, and Kathleen Tiffay, PATH Much of the knowledge generated by project Optimize and its partners is being shared in reports and presentations published on the...
Moderator - 2013
The TechNet21 consultation was held in Dakar, Senegal from 5-7 February 2013. Around 200 delegates attended the conference, where presentations were made on a wide range of subjects. We bring you the...
Moderator - 2013
The final agenda for the TechNet21 consultation at Dakar can now be accessed. The meeting will be held over 3 days from 5 to 7 February 2013. A wide range of topics covering cold chain, information...
Jhilmil Bahl - 2013
All those who plan to attend the the TechNet21 meeting and are being sponsored by their company/organization or WHO or is self-sponsored need to REGISTER on the online registration system by [b]15th...
Moderator - 2012
[i]Note from the Editors[/i] Welcome to this Special Partners’ Forum Edition of The Dose! In keeping with the theme of the Partners’ Forum-- results, innovation, sustainability and equity...
Moderator - 2012
The Department of Immunization, Vaccines and Biologicals (IVB) is organizing the 2013 TechNet21 Consultation, which will be held in Dakar, Senegal from 5-7 February 2013. TechNet21 is a unique...
Moderator - 2012
Depuis fin 2009, le projet Optimize et le Ministère de la Santé du Sénégal travaillent en étroite collaboration afin d’identifier et de tester des innovations qui permettront d’apporter à...
Optimize.WHO - 2012
by Kamel Senouci and Lara Gautier, AMP Many national immunization programs rely on the professional advice of national immunization technical advisory groups (NITAGs) to help them make critical...
Optimize.WHO - 2012
by Dr. Thierno Seydou Nourou Guèye, Pharmacie Régionale d’Approvisionnement de Saint-Louis; Madjiguène Ndiaye Coulibaly, SNEIPS*; Ibrahima Leye, consultant A project in Senegal that uses a...
Toryalai Hart - 2012
Hi All, After several years of working in Immunization related activities to help others, I find myself on the other side of the fence, with a 2 month old baby, in Senegal, trying to get her shots....
Moderator - 2012
Cross-posted from the January 2012 issue of GIN with thanks. 31/01/2012 from Madhav Balakrishnan, WHO HQ The Global Network for Post-marketing Surveillance (PMS) of Vaccines was established by WHO...
Deleted User - 2012
Here is a summary of interventions made by country delegations during the GVAP discussion at the WHO Executive Board on 21 January. - A number of delegations mentioned the importance of...
Optimize.WHO - 2012
[i]by Ruth Simmons, ExpandNet Secretariat; Peter Fajans, RHR/WHO and ExpandNet Secretariat; and Suzanne Reier RHR/WHO and ExpandNet [/i] Over the next 12 months, project...
Toryalai Hart - 2011
A few weeks ago, I posted a blog about the US Embassy Humanitarian assistance programs in West-Africa, and specifically in Mali, Nigeria, Chad, Senegal and...
Moderator - 2011
There is a fee to register for the live seminar but in agreement with Optimize the webinar will be recorded and [b]can be heard free of charge on TechNet21.org[/b] at the beginning of June. This...
Optimize.WHO - 2011
by Steve McCarney, John Lloyd, and Joanie Robertson, PATH A group of public- and private-sector partners are collaborating with project Optimize to evaluate a range of innovative transportation and...
Optimize.WHO - 2011
[i]by Steve McCarney and Joanie Robertson, PATH[/i] Many health facilities in remote areas operate without grid electricity, have unreliable electricity, or find that using electricity is too...
Moderator - 2011
Dear Colleagues, Please visit www.polioeradication.org for regular updates on the Global Polio Eradication Initiative. Note that all data in this report refers to 01 March 2011. The French...
Moderator - 2011
Dear colleagues,? Please visit www.polioeradication.org for regular updates on the Global Polio Eradication Initiative. Note that all data in this report refers to 14 December 2010. The French...
Moderator - 2010
[i]Written by: Philippe Jaillard and Aristide Aplogan, AMP[/i] Over the past eight years, almost 400 district medical officers in 11 African countries[sup][1][/sup] have earned professional...
Moderator - 2010
Written by: Madjiguène Ndiaye, SNEIPS; Ibrahima Leye, Consultant; and Mariama Gueye, PATH On October 27, 2010, the Government of Senegal officially launched a new project to demonstrate the impact...
Moderator - 2010
Dear colleagues, Please visit [url=http://www.polioeradication.org/]www.polioeradication.org[/url] for regular updates on the Global Polio Eradication Initiative. Note that all data in this report...
TechNet Admin - 2010
[b]UPDATE ON MATERNAL NEONATAL TETANUS ELIMINATION AS OF OCTOBER 2010[/b] [b] [/b] [b] [/b]WHO/CHERG estimates for causes of child mortality show that Maternal and Neonatal Tetanus (MNT) was...
Moderator - 2010
The first global training on effective vaccine management by Hailu Makonnen Kenea, Souleymane Kone, and Modibo Dicko from WHO; and Andrew Garnett, consultant. On July 29, 2010, after ten days of...
Optimize.WHO - 2010
Toward a global framework for e-health information systems by David Lubinski and Jan Grevendonk, PATH Improving health outcomes through strengthened platforms and systems has emerged as a guiding...
Moderator - 2010
[i]Many thanks to Ashley Iwanaga for sending in the latest UNDP GEF Healthcare Waste Management Project report. Dear Colleagues, The UNDP GEF Project on Healthcare Waste Management is excited...
Moderator - 2009
UNICEF has a vacancy for a Communication Specialist for Immunization, (Meningitis/New Vaccines)), L-4, at its Dakar Regional Office, Senegal. The incumbent will report to the Regional Adviser,...
TechNet Admin - 2009
Senegal To Explore Integrated Supply Chains and New Delivery Models [i]by Modibo Dicko, WHO; Dr. Aboubakry Fall, Ministry of Public Health Senegal; and Dr. Ndiouga Diallo, PATH[/i] ...
Moderator - 2009
Are Vertical Supply Chains Still Necessary?[i]by Modibo Dicko, Coordinator, Project Optimize, WHO [/i] For the past 30 years, immunization—like many other health programs—has been managed...
Moderator - 2009
POST 01405E: OPTIMUM AGE FOR MEASLES VACCINATION [url=http://listserv.technet21.org/cgi-bin/wa?A2=ind0903&L=TECHNET21E&T=0&O=D&F=&S=&P=5702]FOLLOW-UP ON POST 01403E[/url] 21 MARCH...
Moderator - 2008
POST 01337E: BRIDGING THE DIGITAL DIVIDE CONFERENCE 17 OCTOBER 2008 ****************************************** On 19 July 2008, a special session was held on bridging the digital divide at...
Moderator - 2007
TECHNET21 E-FORUM Technical network for strengthening immunization services Contributions to: mailto:[email protected] or use your reply...
Moderator - 2007
POST 01045E : SOLAR REFRIGERATOR Follow-up on Posts 01019E, 01027E, 01032E and 01037E 25 January 2007 ___________________________________________ This posting contains a record number of...
Moderator - 2006
POST 00989E : VVM USE AND FREEZE INDICATORS Follow-up on Posts 00960E, 00962E, 00964E, 00970E, 00973E, 00975E and 00978E 11 October 2006 ___________________________________________ This...
Moderator - 2006
POST 00921E : UPDATE ON SOLAR REFRIGERATOR 5 May 2006 _________________________________________________________________ The following update on SolarChill battery-free solar regrigerators...
Moderator - 2005
POST 00836E : PHARMACEUTICAL COLONIALISM IN AFRICA 28 September 2005 _____________________________________ The article below was originally published in the "Monde diplomatique" of June...
Moderator - 2005
POST 00826E : NEEDLE-REMOVER STUDY Follow-up on Post 00818E 23 August 2005 _____________________________________ This posting contains two contributions. The first is from Mary Catlin...
Moderator - 2005
POST 00818E : NEEDLE-REMOVER STUDY 2 August 2005 _____________________________________ Carib Nelson (mailto:[email protected]) from PATH informs us of the following needle-remover study that...
Moderator - 2005
POST 00780E : INFORMATION ON SOFTWARE APPLICATIONS? Follow-up on Posts 00762E and 00769E 21 April 2005 _____________________________________ Below are comments by Abdoulaye Oumar Djigo...
Moderator - 2004
POST 00698E : OPINIONS ON THERMOMETERS 19 July 2004 _______________________________ Hello, For sharp waste management we have installed 51 incinerators De Monfort in Senegal. Keeping in line...
Moderator - 2004
POST 00694E : PIS EQUIPMENT PERFORMANCE FEEDBACK Follow-up on Posts 00670E, 00676E and 00688E 5 July 2004 _______________________________ Abdoulaye Djigo (mailto:[email protected]) from...
Moderator - 2004
POST 00690E : WASTE MANAGEMENT EVALUATION Follow-up on Posts 00665E and 00675E 25 June 2004 ____________________________ It is true that Health Care Waste should be treated in a global...
Moderator - 2004
POST 00663E : FROM HFC/CFC TO HC-BASED REFRIGERATION Follow-up on Posts 00487E, 00493E, 00500E, 00513E, 00634E, 00638E, 00644E, 00648E and 00654E 16 April...
Moderator - 2003
POST 00602E : SUGGESTIONS FOR THE MEETING AGENDA Follow-up on Posts 00574E, 00584E, 00587E, 00591E, 00595E and 00600E 9 September...
Moderator - 2003
POST 00583E : IMMUNIZATION FOCUS 15 July 2003 __________________________________ For those of you who do not receive it directly from GAVI, Technet21 Secretariat is forwarding us the last issue...
Moderator - 2002
POST 00531E : GAVI FINANCING TASK FORCE FLYER #2 8 December 2002 ______________________________________________________________________ Violaine Mitchell (mailto:[log in to unmask]) is sending...
Moderator - 2002
POST 00512E : CONTAMINATION STUDY OF NEEDLE REMOVERS Follow-up on Post 00509E and 00510E 20 October 2002 __________________________________________________________ Anthony Battersby...
Moderator - 2002
POST 00467E : GAVI UPDATE 30 June 2002 ______________________________________________________________________ Hemanthi Dassanayake is sharing with us the latest Information Update on GAVI and...
Moderator - 2002
POST 00457E : GAVI UPDATE 29 May 2002 __________________________________________ Hemanthi Dassanayake is sharing with us GAVI Update of 23 May 2002. If you have any information or modifications...