A Chair at the Top? The Importance of Leadership for Public Health Supply Chains

JSI’s Walter Proper, Director of the USAID | DELIVER PROJECT Public Task Order, explains why developing a strong, committed supply chain workforce and establishing supply chain leadership roles within a health system is essential to ensuring that health commodities get to the people who need them.

Using GPS data to DELIVER health products to people faster

Imagine driving a delivery truck without a map or any idea how long it will take to get to your destination. The drivers delivering health commodities in Ebonyi State, Nigeria were dealing with this very problem. Existing digital data for the road network contained information on travel speeds for five percent of the roads, and only half of the roads were mapped at all.

How a Drugs Management Information System is Helping to Win the Fight Against Tuberculosis in Pakistan

Pakistan ranks fifth in terms of Tuberculosis (TB) burden, at an alarming figure of 620,000 TB patients out of a total population of 177 million people.