Resources relating to Kenya

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Date posted: May 16, 2022

DEVELOPING POLICIES FOR THE BLOOD SUPPLY CHAIN IN KENYA

The Kenya National Blood Transfusion Service (KNBTS) was established in 2000 and functions as a department within the Ministry of Health (MoH). Its mandate is to collect, test, process, and distribute blood and blood products to all transfusing hospitals in Kenya.
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Date posted: March 23, 2022

INCREASING THE ACCESSIBILITY OF ESSENTIAL HEALTHCARE PRODUCTS THROUGH KENYA’S NATIONAL SUPPLY CHAIN STRATEGY

ARC supported the health products and technology division to cost the strategy and ensure that supply chain requirements were effectively integrated.
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Date posted: March 3, 2022

BROKERING PRIVATE SECTOR EXPERTISE TO SUPPORT THE HEALTHCARE SUPPLY CHAIN IN KENYA​

Creating a space where government and the private sector could regularly interact to improve communication and understanding to facilitate effective, collaborative public-private partnerships across the public health supply chain.​
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Date posted: September 22, 2021

Supporting Kenya’s antiretroviral regimen transition

ARC performed an independent advisory role to shape the overall TLD transition project and brokered additional expert resources from Novo Nordisk and a local private sector consultant to support the initiative.
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Date posted: July 9, 2021

Leveraging private sector engagement to support medicine availability in Kenya

ARC has been working with the Federation’s supply chain technical working group to engage the ministry of health in a collaborative platform where it can draw on insights and capabilities from the private sector.
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Date posted: July 1, 2021

Strengthening visibility across the public health supply chain in Kenya

ARC created a series of dashboards that allow the ministry of health to easily monitor inventory levels of healthcare products down to the facility level.
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Date posted: June 28, 2021

Supporting the development of strategic components of supply chain strategy in Kenya

ARC and J&J collaborated to support the costing and implementation plan activities to inform the annual and multi-year operational budgets for Kenya’s health products and technologies supply chain.
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Date posted: August 25, 2020

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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