USAID MTaPS at the People that Deliver Global Indaba 2024

February 28, 2024

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When: March 6-8, 2024

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USAID MTaPS will participate in the People that Deliver Global Indaba from March 6-8, 2024, in Bangkok, Thailand. This year’s conference theme is The Supply Chain Workforce: Solutions to Transform Health Supply Chains.


MTaPS-hosted event

Celebrating Health Supply Chains with the USAID MTaPS Program  

People that Deliver Global Indaba 2024
Royal Orchid Sheraton Hotel, Bangkok
March 7, 2024
6:30 pm – 11:30 pm
Join us for an informal session on strengthening health supply chains through a systems approach with fascinating insights from the USAID MTaPS Program


Opening Ceremony

Wednesday, March 6
8:30 am – 8:50 am
The opening ceremony will include a welcome from Francis Aboagye-Nyame, USAID MTaPS Program Director and People that Deliver Chair


Plenary Panel

Emergency Response & HR: Lessons Learned to Shape a Post-Pandemic Workforce
Wednesday, March 6
9:20 am – 10:20 am
Panel moderated by Francis Aboagye-Nyame


Panel discussions

Leadership and Stewardship of the Supply Chain Workforce: Health Systems for the Future
Thursday, March 7
4:35 pm – 5:35 pm
Panel including Francis Aboagye-Nyame

The STEP 2.0 Approach to Transforming Supply Chains in Asia: Learning, Coaching and Performing

Wednesday, March 6
10:45 am – 11:45 am
Panel including Dr. Andrew Brown, MTaPS Senior Principal Technical Advisor – Governance & Capacity Strengthening

Innovative Approaches to Ensure a Systems Approach to Workforce During PSCM Strategic Change

Wednesday, March 6
11:50 am – 12:50 pm
Panel moderated by Dr Andrew Brown

What the Private Sector Can Teach Us About Professionalization of the Pharmaceutical SCM Workforce: A Southeast Asian Perspective

Thursday, March 7
1:50 pm – 2:50 pm
Panel moderated by Dr Andrew Brown


Breakout sessions

Building the Capacity of the Supply Chain Management Workforce
Enhancing pharmaceutical systems through remote capacity strengthening
Thursday, March 7
10:35 am – 11:35 am
Speaker: Dr Andrew Brown


Capacity Building Presentations: Strengthening Community Health Workers’ Capacity for Stock Management and Service Provision at the Last Mile
Wednesday, March 6
3:05 pm – 4:05 pm
Speaker: Dr Tamara Hafner, MTaPS Senior Principal Technical Advisor

Partnerships as a Tool to Enhance Supply Chain Performance

Improving DRC’s SCMS by strengthening local supply chain organizations to promote linkage between public and private sectors
Wednesday, March 6
2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Speaker: Lauren Herzog, MTaPS Technical Advisor

Workforce Development in Practice: Frameworks & Approaches

A virtual programme to equip local institutions to strengthen pharmaceutical systems
Thursday, March 7
4:35 pm – 5:35 pm
Speaker: Lauren Herzog


Poster Presentation

Including Persons with Disabilities in the Health Supply Chain Workforce
Presenter: Lauren Herzog


Global Indaba Closing Ceremony

Friday, March 8
4:40 pm – 5:15 pm
Speakers: Francis Aboagye-Nyame and Dr Andrew Brown

Type: Events