Procurement and Supply Chain Management (PSM)

Imprimer

The Procurement and Supply Chain Management (PSM) programme component contributes to the global prevention and control of HIV/AIDS/STIs by strengthening the capacity of Member States to ensure equitable access of those in need to more affordable essential medicines and other commodities of assured quality.

Focus is on:

  • Providing normative guidance and strategic direction for scaling-up availability of HIV/AIDS medicines and commodities.
  • Providing technical support for sustained access to more affordable HIV/AIDS medicines and commodities.
  • Providing support for strengthening quality assurance systems for HIV/AIDS medicines and commodities.
  • Promoting rational use of and pharmacovigilance (detection, assessment, understanding and prevention of adverse effects) for HIV/AIDS medicines and commodities.
  • Strengthening partnerships for coordinated interventions on procurement and supply chain management in countries.