Have a good idea about how to solve the supply chain challenges for Covid-19 vaccine distribution?
Want to contribute to saving lives in the developing world?
The logistics of Covid-19 vaccine distribution is already a challenge for developed nations and will be particularly difficult in developing countries. Some developing nations lack sufficient capacity to properly handle the logistics needs for existing vaccinations, let alone the significant surge in capacity that the Covid-19 vaccine will necessitate. Effective, widespread and secure distribution and administration of the Covid-19 vaccine will require upgrades in logistics capacity worldwide.
Specifically, governments in charge of distributing the vaccine will need to procure the logistics infrastructure, equipment, systems and services needed to:
IFC can provide various forms of support to your private-sector driven project ideas for the in-country distribution of the Covid-19 vaccine in World Bank Group (WBG) client countries. IFC is particularly looking for developing and structuring private sector solutions in two types of projects:
Please read the more detailed call for proposals available for download.
Deadline for submission: April 30, 2021
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