UNDP Zambia signs contracts for construction of 4 pharmaceutical warehouses in Mansa, Mpika, Chipata and ChomaJul 19, 2017
UNDP is pleased to announce that on Tuesday 18 July 2017 it has signed contracts worth 6, 3 million USD for the design and construction of 4 pharmaceutical warehouses in Mansa, Mpika, Chipata and Choma, with funding from the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria (Global Fund).
The signing was witnessed by the Managing Director of Medical Stores Limited, Mr. Chikuta Mbewe, representing the main beneficiary of this additional investment in the supply chain for delivering medicines and equipment to the people of Zambia.
Partnership with Global Fund
Since 2003, UNDP has partnered with the Global Fund to support the implementation of programmes targeting the three diseases in low and middle income countries. UNDP has been supporting the government of Zambia since 2011 with the implementation of its Global Fund grants.