Context to Research
◆ The sub-Saharan Africa region is home to 67% of the people who live with HIV, 25% of those affected by TB and 92% of new malaria cases in 2019
◆ The Global Fund current strategy stresses the importance of strengthening Resilient and Sustainable System for Health. Procurement and Supply-Chain systems is one of the pillars of health systems.
◆ The Global Fund spends 40% to 90% of the grants in purchasing health commodities depending on the country, according to the Office of the Inspector General of the Global Fund. These high percentages make PSM vital for the fight against the three diseases.