EPI Logistics Forecasting Tool (2021)


A planning tool for national programme managers to conduct multi-year needs-forecasting for vaccines, safe injection supplies, storage and transport facilities. For national or intermediate levels. • Scenario analysis of multiple vaccine options used in the national programme • Multiyear forecasting of vaccines, safe injection equipment, storage and transportation capacities needs • Identifying trends & gaps in the storage capacity adjusting supply frequency to an adequate level. • Cost estimation of vaccines, safe injection equipment, cold chain equipment and dry storage investments • Cost estimation for managing stocks and running cold chain equipment