Detailed Mechanism Funding and Narrative

Years of mechanism: 2010 2011

Details for Mechanism ID: 10008
Country/Region: Tanzania
Year: 2011
Main Partner: Management Sciences for Health
Main Partner Program: NA
Organizational Type: NGO
Funding Agency: USAID
Total Funding: $1,159,999

Funding for Health Systems Strengthening (OHSS): $1,009,999

Supports pharmacological training and dispensing practices technical asistance at CTC site level. The goal is to increase the skill, knowledge and capacity of local phamarcists to provide quality dispensing practices and counselling to patients.

Funding for Biomedical Prevention: Prevention of Mother to Child Transmission (MTCT): $150,000

The PMTCT audit reveled record keeping deficiencies at the facility level. In FY2010, MSH suported USG in initiating a training program for pharmacists and pharmaceutical technicians in the management of pharmaceuticals, including PMCT commodities. The funds will be used to strengthen the skill of pharmacists and pharmaceutical technicians in ILS/PMTCT commodity management.

Cross Cutting Budget Categories and Known Amounts Total: $600,000
Human Resources for Health $600,000
Key Issues Identified in Mechanism
Child Survival Activities
Family Planning