Pharma.Aero Partners with HLA for the 15th Health and Humanitarian Logistics Conference in Kenya
Pharma.Aero is excited to team up again with the Humanitarian Logistics Association for the 𝟏𝟓𝐭𝐡 𝐚𝐧𝐧𝐮𝐚𝐥 𝐇𝐞𝐚𝐥𝐭𝐡 𝐚𝐧𝐝 𝐇𝐮𝐦𝐚𝐧𝐢𝐭𝐚𝐫𝐢𝐚𝐧 𝐋𝐨𝐠𝐢𝐬𝐭𝐢𝐜𝐬 𝐂𝐨𝐧𝐟𝐞𝐫𝐞𝐧𝐜𝐞, taking place on 21 and 22 November at the Kenya Red Cross, #Boma_Hotel in #Nairobi!
Theme: 𝗟𝗼𝗰𝗮𝗹𝗶𝘀𝗮𝘁𝗶𝗼𝗻 𝗶𝗻 𝗣𝗿𝗮𝗰𝘁𝗶𝗰𝗲, 𝘁𝗵𝗲 𝗙𝘂𝘁𝘂𝗿𝗲 𝗼𝗳 𝗛𝗲𝗮𝗹𝘁𝗵 𝗮𝗻𝗱 𝗛𝘂𝗺𝗮𝗻𝗶𝘁𝗮𝗿𝗶𝗮𝗻 𝗟𝗼𝗴𝗶𝘀𝘁𝗶𝗰𝘀 𝗦𝘆𝘀𝘁𝗲𝗺𝘀 – 𝘀𝘁𝗿𝗲𝗻𝗴𝘁𝗵𝗲𝗻𝗶𝗻𝗴 𝗹𝗼𝗰𝗮𝗹 𝗰𝗮𝗽𝗮𝗯𝗶𝗹𝗶𝘁𝗶𝗲𝘀 𝗮𝗻𝗱 𝗿𝗲𝗮𝗱𝗶𝗻𝗲𝘀𝘀 𝗳𝗼𝗿 𝗰𝗿𝗶𝘀𝗶𝘀 𝗿𝗲𝘀𝗽𝗼𝗻𝘀𝗲
Speakers from Ministry of Health, Kenya, Mission for Essential Drugs and Supplies-MEDS, GLC Medical (GLCM) Inc., Pharma.Aero, UN World Food Programme WFP, Chemonics International, UNICEF, HELP Logistics, @CHMP Kenya and others will focus on
➡️Last Mile Delivery
➡️Health Supply Chain Capacity Development.
1️⃣ 𝗞𝗲𝗻𝘆𝗮 𝗥𝗲𝗱 𝗖𝗿𝗼𝘀𝘀 𝘄𝗮𝗿𝗲𝗵𝗼𝘂𝘀𝗲 𝗰𝗼𝗺𝗽𝗹𝗲𝘅 – explore the processes and operational work of KRCS, including how aid partners use the facilities, and how they meet their in-country needs. Participants will also see innovation in action with KRCS’ cost-effective use of standard ISO containers for humidity controlled medical storage.
2️⃣ 𝗘-𝗣𝗹𝘂𝘀 𝗘𝗺𝗲𝗿𝗴𝗲𝗻𝗰𝘆 𝗔𝗺𝗯𝘂𝗹𝗮𝗻𝗰𝗲 𝗦𝗲𝗿𝘃𝗶𝗰𝗲 – tour the emergency response operations room and attend a briefing on the sustainable business model used to run over 120 ambulances in Kenya – a model now also used in Tanzania and Gambia.
3️⃣ 𝗜𝗖𝗥𝗖 𝗥𝗲𝗴𝗶𝗼𝗻𝗮𝗹 𝗠𝗲𝗱𝗶𝗰𝗮𝗹 𝗪𝗮𝗿𝗲𝗵𝗼𝘂𝘀𝗲 𝗖𝗼𝗺𝗽𝗹𝗲𝘅 – get a firsthand look at the cold chain processes for medical items, with a briefing on how ICRC manages quality control, and challenges around the disposal and quarantine of items. (Note. This facility is now becoming an important global hub).
Knowledge & Innovation Hub
Many of the latest innovations will also be on display from rapid mobile pathogen testing technologies, temperature-controlled storage to the latest water filtration systems and drone delivery technologies.
The conference will be co-hosted by the Humanitarian Logistics Association (HLA) and Georgia Tech Center for Health and Humanitarian Systems – bringing together supply chain management representatives, front-line practitioners and healthcare professionals from governments, NGOs, the UN, the private sector, and academia to help shape the future supply chain for health service delivery.
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