AIDSFree Nigeria Logistics of IPC and Health Care Waste Management Commodities Training Manual

For any public health program to deliver high-quality, comprehensive services and to ensure IPC/HCWM commodity security, a robust logistics system for managing IPC/HCWM commodities must be in place. This training manual, adapted from The Logistics Handbook: A Practical Guide for the Supply Chain Management of Health Commodities, developed by the USAID | DELIVER PROJECT (2011), is the starting point for anyone interested in learning about and understanding the key principles and concepts of supply chain management for infection prevention and control (IPC), including commodities for health care waste management (HCWM). The concepts described in this training manual will help anyone who is responsible for improving, revising, designing, and operating all or part of a logistics system.