Governance

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Two Indonesia women discussing governance
Two Indonesia women discussing governance
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Photo Credit: Trias Hesti Utomo
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The USAID Global Health Supply Chain Program-Procurement and Supply Management (GHSC-PSM) project recognizes that without strong leaders, robust systems of governance, and a proper regulatory environment, technological improvements won’t have their intended effect. That’s why our team takes a whole systems approach in promoting the policies, resources, and education needed for improved national supply chain management.

Our country teams work to foster civic participation, improve national policies around pharmaceutical registration and imports, and promote data-driven planning and decision-making at national and local government levels.

News & Highlights

News Article
March 9, 2022
Ebonyi State is among five states in Nigeria to begin planning for a Drug Revolving Fund (DRF), a long-term solution for financing health supplies and making them consistently available to mothers and their families. Ebonyi now joins Bauchi, Sokoto, Kebbi and Nassarawa State as they develop…
Success Stories
March 1, 2022
Patrick was born HIV-positive in 2017 and lives in the Matero neighborhood of Lusaka with his mother and grandparents. He has received antiretroviral therapy (ART) medication at Matero General Hospital since 2019. In November 2021, Patrick was transitioned to the dispersible pediatric dolutegravir…
News Article
February 16, 2022
His Excellency, Engineer Abdullahi A. Sule, the Executive Governor of Nasarawa State in Nigeria, officially began the distribution of over 2 million long-lasting insecticide-treated nets (LLINs) donated to the State by the President's Malaria Initiative (PMI). He noted that all beneficiaries can…

Success Stories

March 31, 2022
Patrick was born HIV-positive in 2017 and lives in the Matero neighborhood of Lusaka with his mother and grandparents. He has received antiretroviral therapy (ART) medication at Matero General Hospital since 2019. In November 2021, Patrick was transitioned to the dispersible pediatric dolutegravir…
February 10, 2022
Fanny Mdeba, 24, of Blantyre, had previously failed to receive treatment after being diagnosed with malaria at Zingwangwa Health Centre, but this year, she could get treated. “ I felt feverish earlier this year,” she said. “I went to the health center and was relieved to receive medication, upon…
February 4, 2022
Access to extended antiretroviral therapy (ART) refills, or multi-month dispensing (MMD), is being accelerated in Botswana. Jwaneng Mine Hospital is one of the largest health facilities in the country serving a population of over 18,000 people and provides life-saving ART to at least 710 HIV…