Market Development

We partner with countries and work at the global level to assess supply and demand for health products and build markets that address the five A’s: affordability, availability, assured quality, appropriate design, and awareness.

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  1. A health care worker at the Dominique Health Center in Pikine, Senegal provides family planning support and counselling to patients. Photo: PATH/ Gabe Bienczycki.
    October 19, 2023

    Advancing innovations in women's health through policy advocacy

    Innovative solutions for women’s health needs are critical to saving lives and advancing gender equality, but underfunding and inefficient regulatory systems leave millions of women unable to access high-quality, affordable products. How can advocates change the landscape?

  2. A health care worker unpacks and installs an oxygen concentrator for a COVID-19-positive patient inside an isolation ward at Rural Hospital in Palghar, Maharashtra, India. Photo: PATH/Ragul Krishnan.
    September 27, 2023

    Universal health coverage means universal oxygen access

    Medical oxygen is critical across countries, ages, and diseases. “Health for all” cannot be achieved without sustained prioritization and investment in universal oxygen access.

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    September 21, 2023

    What will it take to develop a sustainable vaccine manufacturing ecosystem in Africa?

    A study of Africa’s current and planned vaccine manufacturing capacity offers insights into how to target investments and development efforts to promote long-term success.

  4. A community health worker's travel case of family planning options including the injectable contraceptive DMPA-SC (brand name Sayana Press)
    September 12, 2023

    The Injectables Access Collaborative: Putting self-injectable contraception within reach

    The Injectables Access Collaborative (AC) provides data-driven technical assistance, coordination, resources, and tools to ensure that women and girls have increased access to DMPA-SC and self-injection as part of an expanded range of contraceptive methods, delivered through informed choice programming.

  5. African manufacturing
    July 31, 2023

    Unlocking potential: Boosting existing capacity in diagnostics through innovative partnerships and funding models

    A recent investor convening highlighted promising opportunities for development finance institutions to support indigenous diagnostics companies with business cases and innovative funding models to enhance capacity, regulatory systems, and collaboration.

  6. Nanthalile Mugala, MD, MMed, is PATH’s Chief of the Africa Region. Photo: PATH/Francis Kaira.
    June 27, 2023

    Forging pathways to universal health coverage in Africa

    PATH’s Dr. Nanthalile Mugala reflects on the innovation, partnerships, and people driving health equity in Africa.