Effective Vaccine Management

Among the factors contributing the child survival in Nepal, successful delivery of vaccines is essential to prevent deaths and disability due to disease. However, the constrains still remains in terms of the scare human resources unable to cope up with the new requirement for temperature sensitive vaccines, and also to the cold chain equipment which needs maintenance and repair on a periodic basis, real time information on the equipment status and stock management of the vaccines.

The Program Cooperation Agreement (PCA) has been developed between UNICEF Nepal and Lifeline Nepal to provide a joint technical assistance to Ministry of Health and Population harnessing the individual capacity on improving the efficiency of supply chain management (SCM), strengthening the vaccine information system (VIM) and human resource for vaccine management (HRVM).For more information download the report below.

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