Guide to Conducting Supply Chain Assessments Using the LSAT and LIAT

Supply chain assessments are conducted periodically to support the development of logistics systems. As assessments become a standard part of overall logistics management, the capacity of in-country stakeholders to drive the assessment process needs to increase.

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  • Sub-categories Assessments and Research, HIV/AIDS, Human Resource, Immunization, Malaria, Noncommunicable diseases (NCD), Reproductive health, TB
  • Commodities Medicines, Mosquito nets, Reproductive health products, Vaccines
  • Latest update 2016-10-11 20:11:00
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  • Developed by USAID | DELIVER PROJECT
  • When to use Supply chain assessments are conducted periodically to support the development of logistics systems. As assessments become a standard part of overall logistics management, the capacity of in-country stakeholders to drive the assessment process needs to increase.
  • Languages English
  • Level of use Central, District, Facility, Regional
  • Form None
  • Amount of training / TA required None
  • Inputs & outputs None
  • Cost Free
  • Advantages As a guide to conducting supply chain assessments with the Logistics System Assessment Tool (LSAT) and the Logistics Indicators Assessment Tool (LIAT), this document is meant to support capacity building and supplement the lessons that evaluators have learned from their own experience. The LSAT and LIAT have become standard methods for conducting evaluations of health commodity supply chains in the developing world.
  • Limitations None
  • Availability Downloadable PDF
  • Remarks This guide is a companion to the LSAT and LIAT and is intended for people who manage or conduct assessments using either tool. These may include program managers, technical advisors, personnel from various nongovernmental organizations (NGOs), and ministry of health (MOH) officials.
  • Downloadable files CondSCAsseLSATLIAT.pdf
    CondSCAsseLSATLIAT.pdf
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  • Submission date 2016-10-11 02:00:00