Regional Workshop on Improving Procurement and Supply Management Systems in the African Region. Brazaville, Congo, June 2006
(2006; 38 pages)


The general objective of was to contribute to the improvement of procurement and supply management of medicines and other medical supplies in the African Region. The specific objectives were to:

  • Share and discuss results from questionnaire survey and multi-country study on procurement and supply management.
  • Share country and sub-regional experiences and lessons in procurement and supply management.
  • Discuss issues to be considered to improve procurement and supply management.
  • Propose a regional framework for improving procurement and supply management.

The expected outcome of the workshop would be a regional framework to help guide the Regional Office in its support to countries to improve procurement and supply management of essential medicines in the WHO African Region.

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