Contraceptive Forecasting Handbook for Family Planning and HIV/AIDS Prevention Programs

When planning exercises for forecasting and quantification, especially for family planning products and contraceptives.

Quantification

  • Sub-categories Reproductive health
  • Commodities Reproductive health products
  • Latest update 2000
  • Version None
  • Developed by USAID | DELIVER PROJECT
  • When to use When planning exercises for forecasting and quantification, especially for family planning products and contraceptives.
  • Languages English, French, Spanish
  • Level of use Central
  • Form PDF document file, How to Guide and Information source, 8.1 MB
  • Amount of training / TA required No training required to utilize manual, but a one week training on forecasting, quantification, and procurement planning can be particularly helpful. For technical assistance, anywhere from 3-5 weeks for 2-3 advisors would be required.
  • Inputs & outputs None
  • Cost Free
  • Advantages Includes information on three different methodologies to be used when forecasting need for health commodities. Topics range from general methodological considerations to special considerations when forecasting for HIV/AIDS prevention programs.
  • Limitations Focuses on contraceptives, family planning products, and HIV and AIDS prevention programs. Other quantification guides should be consulted if forecasting needs for other types of commodities.
  • Availability PDF Only
  • Remarks
  • Downloadable files ContForeHand.pdf
    ContForeHand.pdf
  • Contact jsinfo@jsi.com
  • Submission date 2010-05-11 02:00:00