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The role of private sector engagement in post-pandemic health system strengthening

AS AFRICA GRAPPLES NOT ONLY WITH THE IMPACT OF COVID-19 ON THE HEALTH SECTOR BUT WITH HISTORICAL CHALLENGES, WHAT ROLE WILL PRIVATE SECTOR ENGAGEMENT PLAY IN HEALTH SYSTEM STRENGTHENING?

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ARC HELPS ACCELERATE THE AVAILABILITY OF MEDICINES IN MOZAMBIQUE

ARC WAS INVITED TO CONTRIBUTE TO REIMAGINING ASPECTS OF THE HEALTHCARE SUPPLY CHAIN IN MOZAMBIQUE TO SUPPORT THE MOZAMBIQUAN GOVERNMENT IN ITS WORK TO IMPROVE THE AVAILABILITY OF MEDICINES.

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WHY IS PRIVATE SECTOR ENGAGEMENT IN THE PUBLIC HEALTH SUPPLY CHAIN IMPORTANT?

GOVERNMENTS DO NOT NEED TO START FROM SCRATCH TO WORK OUT HOW TO GET MEDICINES TO PATIENTS. THE PRIVATE SECTOR HAS IMMENSE EXISTING KNOWLEDGE AND TRIED AND TESTED APPROACHES THAT CAN BE LEVERAGED IN THE PUBLIC HEALTH SPACE.

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HOW PATIENTS’ VOICES CAN DRIVE HEALTHCARE CHANGES

CREATING PATIENT-CENTRED HEALTHCARE REQUIRES THAT THE PATIENT’S VOICE BE CENTRAL TO DECISION-MAKING. THIS BEGS THE QUESTION AS TO WHAT EXTENT PATIENTS’ VOICES CAN EFFECT CHANGE IN THE HEALTHCARE SYSTEMS THAT SERVE THEM?

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ARC ENGAGEMENT STORIES: EASING THE TRANSITIONING TO A NEW HIV THERAPY

IN KENYA AND SOUTH AFRICA, THE AFRICA RESOURCE CENTRE RECRUITED COMMERCIAL SUPPLY CHAIN EXPERTS TO SUPPORT THE PRODUCT LAUNCH OF A NEW FIRST-LINE ANTIRETROVIRAL THERAPY REGIMEN AND A TRANSITION PLAN FOR REPLACING THE EXISTING REGIMEN.

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ARC ENGAGEMENT STORIES: INTRODUCTION

THE STORIES IN THIS BLOG SERIES ILLUSTRATE THE DIFFERENT WAYS ARC IS HELPING COUNTRIES ENGAGE PRIVATE SECTOR EXPERTISE TO STRENGTHEN THEIR HEALTH SUPPLY CHAINS AND DESIGN INNOVATIVE NEW APPROACHES THAT ENSURE MEDICINES ARE AVAILABLE TO THE PEOPLE WHO NEED THEM.

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REIMAGINING PATIENT ACCESS TO MEDICINES AND HEALTHCARE IN AFRICA

THE HEALTH SUPPLY CHAIN IS MUCH MORE COMPLICATED THAN DELIVERING CONSUMER GOODS, BUT MAYBE IT DOESN’T HAVE TO BE.

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WHY INVESTING IN ACADEMIC RESEARCH IS IMPORTANT IN HEALTH SYSTEM STRENGTHENING

ENGAGING ACADEMICS AND RESEARCHERS TODAY WILL HELP TO BUILD THE HEALTH SUPPLY CHAIN OF THE FUTURE IN AFRICA.

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2020 APPEL À PROPOSITIONS

APPEL À PROPOSITIONS POUR LA RECHERCHE UNIVERSITAIRE SUR LA CHAÎNE D’APPROVISIONNEMENT EN MATIERE DE SANTÉ EN AFRIQUE.

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2020 CALL FOR RESEARCH

A CALL FOR PROPOSALS FOR ACADEMIC RESEARCH INTO THE HEALTH SUPPLY CHAIN IN AFRICA.

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RACE FOR A CURE FOR COVID-19 PROGRESS REPORT

THE SITUATION IN WEST AFRICA

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NOVO NORDISK – A GLOBAL MODEL FOR MANAGING MEDICINE SUPPLY CHAINS DURING COVID-19

NOVO NORDISK HAS PROVIDED A GLOBAL MODEL FOR OVERCOMING THE CHALLENGES FACING MEDICAL SUPPLY CHAINS AROUND THE WORLD DURING THE CORONAVIRUS PANDEMIC.

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NEW DISTRIBUTION APPROACH FOR LIFESAVING MEDICINES IN UGANDA

ARC HAS RECRUITED A SUPPLY CHAIN EXPERT TO WORK WITH THE MINISTRY OF HEALTH IN DESIGNING ITS OWN MULTI-CHANNEL DISTRIBUTION SYSTEM FOR MEDICINES.

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HOW COVID-19 IS SHAPING PRIVATE-SECTOR APPROACHES TO SUPPLY CHAINS AND LESSONS FOR THE PUBLIC SECTOR

ONE OF THE MAJOR CHALLENGES FOR GLOBAL SUPPLY CHAINS IS THAT EACH COUNTRY IS DEALING WITH THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC AND RESPONSE IN ITS OWN WAY.

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HOW UPS IS RESPONDING TO CHALLENGES FACING THE HEALTHCARE SECTOR DURING THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC

PARCEL DELIVERY, SHIPPING AND LOGISTICS GIANT UPS IS PROVIDING KEY FINANCIAL AND IN-KIND SUPPORT TO RELIEF ORGANISATIONS DURING THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC.

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PRIVATE SECTOR ADVISORY BOARD COVID-19 RESPONSES: JOHNSON & JOHNSON

OUR PRIVATE SECTOR ADVISORY BOARD HAVE RESPONDED TO CHALLENGES FACING THE HEALTHCARE SECTOR WITH SMART AND TIMELY INTERVENTIONS.

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THE ROLE OF FELLOWSHIPS IN TRANSFORMING PUBLIC HEALTHCARE SUPPLY CHAINS IN AFRICA

FELLOWS SECONDED TO THE ARC SOLUTION CENTRE TEAM FROM THE PRIVATE SECTOR PROVIDE TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE TO DEVELOP CAPACITY WITHIN MINISTRIES OF HEALTH.

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5 WAYS TO PROTECT HEALTH SUPPLY CHAIN STABILITY IN AFRICA DURING THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC

AS THE WORLD GRAPPLES WITH THE CORONAVIRUS PANDEMIC, IT HAS HIGHLIGHTED THE NEED FOR MEDICINES SECURITY AND RESILIENT PUBLIC HEALTH SUPPLY CHAINS.

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HOW MULTI-MONTH DISPENSING CAN HELP FLATTEN THE COVID-19 CURVE

SUPPLY CHAIN SYSTEMS MUST INNOVATE TO ENSURE THERE ARE RESOURCES AVAILABLE TO DEAL WITH THE CHALLENGES IMPOSED BY THE COVID-19 VIRUS.

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