PEPFAR Implementing Partner
About SCMS
For people with HIV/AIDS in developing countries, cost-effective, reliable, secure and sustainable supply chains can save millions of lives. For more than six years, the Supply Chain Management System (SCMS) has been saving lives through stronger supply chains.

SCMS is managed by the Partnership for Supply Chain Management, which also holds the contract for the Global Fund's Voluntary Pooled Procurement project.

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Working with Us

Opportunities include
  • ordering from our e-catalog
  •  supplying medicines and products by responding to RFP's
  • partnering on improving supply chain efficiencies through technical assistance
  • other collaborations
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SCMS Wins World Bank
Science of Delivery Award

SCMS's case story, "Saving Lives Through Stronger Supply Chains", was selected as one of top five winners of the Procurement for Complex Situations Challenge.

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What's New

Ethiopia: Collaboration Builds Sustainable Healthcare Supply Chain, Boosting Health Outcomes: A logistics brief developed by SCMS, and USAID | DELIVER PROJECT.

SCMS's new Voluntary Medical Male Circumcision Health Care Waste Management Toolkit: Created to provide guidance on implementing health care waste management (HCWM) best practices for male circumcision (MC) campaigns.

AIDS - Official Journal of the International AIDS Society article: SCMS's David Jamieson contributed to this article about delivering pediatric HIV care in resource-limited settings.

March 2014 supplement to the 2013 consolidated guidelines on the use of antiretroviral drugs for treating and preventing HIV infection: An update was made to the 2013 consolidated guidelines that makes the need for careful and coordinated planning clear.

News Archive: Access a growing collection of SCMS in the news across the globe.  

DELIVER and SCMS Collaborate on the Last Mile Blog

On Wednesdays, you can now check out SCMS photos on the USAID | DELIVER PROJECT photo blog. Here you will find photos from the field documenting the work of both projects to ensure commodities are delivered to clients on-time and when needed.
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Tools You Can Use!

The National Supply Chain Assessment is a comprehensive tool kit that assesses the capability and performance at all levels of a health supply chain. The results of the assessment help supply chain managers and implementing partners develop their strategic and operational plans and monitor whether activities are achieving their expected outcomes. Access Tool Kit.


Community Center: Access an array of supply chain resources, including links to tools, In Briefs, guidelines and reports.


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RFQ 11-14097: Procurement of Euro size wooden pallets

SCMS in Ethiopia has issued this RFQ for the procurement of Euro size wooden pallets. Offers must be delivered on or before the Due Date to:

Mr. Yalemsew Derib
Supply Chain Management System (SCMS)
Partnership For Supply Chain Management (PFSCM)
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Office: +251(0) 116175120
Fax : +251(0 116 18 30 89

The Supply Chain Management System (scms) is implemented by the Partnership for Supply Chain Management, Inc. This website was made possible through the support of the President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief through the US Agency for International Development (USAID) under the terms of contract no. GPO-I-00-05-00032-00. The views expressed herein do not necessarily reflect those of USAID or the US government.