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Date posted: May 16, 2022

SUPPLY CHAIN RESILIENCE IS MORE THAN JUST PREPARING FOR ANOTHER PANDEMIC

How do you build resilient supply chains, and how do you do so sustainably?
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Date posted: April 20, 2022

Africa Resource Centre appoints new CEO

ARC announces the appointment of a new CEO, effective from 1 May 2022.
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Date posted: May 4, 2021

Differentiated channel delivery in Africa: opportunities and challenges

The value of Differentiated Channel Delivery (DCD) is becoming increasingly clear for healthcare in Africa.
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Date posted: March 25, 2021

Cultivating a responsive academic sector in a post-Covid-19 pandemic world

In his presentation at the ARC Academic Forum meeting in November 2020, Dr. Temidayo Akenroye of Liverpool John Moores University explored some of the challenges, lessons, and opportunities that have emerged for academia in Africa because of the Covid-19 pandemic.
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Date posted: February 1, 2021

Reintegrating academics as essential components of healthcare solutions

In his keynote speech at the launch of the ARC Academic Forum Prof Richard Chivaka advocated for a shift towards research that focuses on addressing practical solutions to Africa’s healthcare challenges.
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Date posted: January 11, 2021

How advocacy can support the implementation of healthcare reform

Advocacy to influence strategies and public policy is an essential part of supporting and advancing healthcare systems in Africa. But with a complex mix of diplomacy, financial capacity and relational capital required to make advocacy effective, how can it be best implemented by those wishing to support governments?
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Date posted: December 17, 2020

How to achieve successful private sector engagement partnerships

Collaborative public and private sector partnerships that provide flexibility to trial supply chain adaptations and solutions can have a significant impact on medicine availability in Africa. A SAPICS panel discussed some of the keys to successful private sector engagement in healthcare.
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Date posted: November 6, 2020

Putting humanity at the heart of healthcare

Public healthcare systems serve millions of people. Governments require complex systems and extensive management to provide care. To do this effectively, the patients the systems are created to serve have in many cases been reduced to numbers rather than people. What will it take to reimagine healthcare in Africa for patients as people first?
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Date posted: November 1, 2020

Developing a toolkit for building robust health supply chains in Africa

A decision-making resource for ministries of health and organisations affiliated to public health who are considering outsourcing as an option to improve supply chain performance.
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Date posted: September 29, 2020

Can governments cultivate patient-centric health supply chains in Africa?

Can governments in Africa really hope to achieve patient-centric supply chains? Yes, they certainly can. However, there are some existing barriers that have slowed down the rate of patient-centric supply chains being developed.
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