1. Medicines, and medical devices - renewable and equipment - in the kit should comply with specifications given in UNICEF web catalogue where items specifications are updated on line, at:
2. Suppliers should purchase as much as possible from manufacturers which are pre-qualified by WHO. The list of pre-qualified manufacturers and products can be found on http://mednet3.who.int/prequal/
3. Medicines, and medical devices - renewable and equipment - in the kit should comply with specifications and advice given in Interagency Guidelines for drug donations. Revised 1999. World Health Organization Geneva (WHO/EDM/PAR/99.4).
4. Suppliers should contact WHO/Procurement Services (Annex 11) for the latest specifications of Rapid Diagnostic Tests (RDTs), and information on the most appropriate tests for use in different regions (see also http://www.who.int/malaria/).