Project Optimize, a collaboration between the World Health Organization and PATH, assessed the cost implications of leveraging a regional distribution center for the international transportation of vaccines. This report outlines the economic issues that need to be addressed for such a solution to be acceptable to country decision-makers, vaccine manufacturers, and private-sector warehouse and distribution companies.

Corporate author(s): PATH, World Health Organization

Publication date: December 2011

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Vaccine Regional Distribution Center Cost Assessment

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Related regions: Global

See also: Health technologies > Vaccine delivery

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