The goal of the global five year USAID Medicines, Technologies and Pharmaceutical Services (MTaPS) Program is to help low- and middle-income countries to strengthen their pharmaceutical systems to ensure sustainable access to and appropriate use of safe, effective, quality-assured, and affordable essential medicines and pharmaceutical services. MTaPS, implemented by Management Sciences for Health (MSH) and partners, will provide technical assistance to the Ministry of Health and Population (MOHP) and the Department of Drug Administration (DDA) including other relevant implementing agencies to strengthen pharmaceutical systems including pharmaceutical sector governance, regulatory systems, pharmaceutical management information systems, and improve patient-centered pharmaceutical services.
The Senior Technical Advisor – Regulatory Systems Strengthening (RSS) provides technical assistance to the DDA and MOHP including other relevant entities to build capacity and strengthen fundamental medicines regulatory processes and management systems including for development/updating of relevant policy documents, regulations, and guidelines, medicines registration, inspection of pharmacies and distributors of medicines, pharmacovigilance and post-marketing surveillance.
Technical Support (50%)
Capacity Building (30%)
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