Cell phones are the new link in the supply chain.
by Beth Yeager
Maternal and Child Health Director, USAID Global Health Supply Chain Program, Procurement and Supply Management
At the Reproductive Health Supplies Coalition annual membership meeting last week in Seattle, Ellen...
Dr. Emma Iriarte, Salud Mesoamerica Initiative, speaks about a systemic approach to family planning, and about the RHSC’s “priceless brokering”31st October 2016
The memory is 25 years old, but remains fresh in Dr. Emma Iriarte’s mind. The first thing she noticed was that the husband had accompanied his wife. Usually in the remote mountain villages of Honduras, women went alone to the doctor to ask about family planning. But this was different. This couple had five children at home. Desperate, they simply could not care for a sixth. They had run out of resources.
Categories: Power of Partnership
Julia White recently joined the Coalition as its new Market Development Technical Officer, joining from PSI, where she was working as a Technical Advisor on a multi-million dollar global women’s health project focusing on increasing access to long-term contraception, safe abortion services and post-abortion care in 15 countries.
Categories: Market Development Approaches Working Group
Peru’s Health Minister Patricia Garcia announced on Tuesday that emergency contraception (EC) will be offered free of charge at the country’s state hospitals within 30 days.