Strategic Purchasing Africa Resource Centre

Strengthening strategic purchasing expertise, and moving countries closer to universal health coverage in sub-Saharan Africa.

Who We Are

Strategic Purchasing Africa Resource Centre (SPARC) is a new initiative to strengthen strategic purchasing expertise in sub-Saharan Africa and move countries closer to universal health coverage, launched by Results for Development (R4D) in partnership with the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation. Housed within Amref Health Africa, SPARC will match country demand with needed technical expertise by brokering tailored packages of strategic purchasing support.

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Countries in Africa

Strategic Purchasing Africa Resource Centre (SPARC) is a new initiative to strengthen

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Countries in Africa

Strategic Purchasing Africa Resource Centre (SPARC) is a new initiative to strengthen

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Countries in Africa

Strategic Purchasing Africa Resource Centre (SPARC) is a new initiative to strengthen

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Countries in Africa

Strategic Purchasing Africa Resource Centre (SPARC) is a new initiative to strengthen

News

Key Messages from the August FORCE Community Webinar: Remote Coaching and…
Webinars
The August FORCE webinar focused on remote coaching & mentoring in the COVID-19 era, emphasizing prioritization of low-cost, high-impact virtual engagements due to limited funding for health systems programs.
The August FORCE webinar focused on remote coaching & mentoring in the COVID-19 era, emphasizing prioritization of low-cost, high-impact virtual engagements due to limited funding for health systems programs.
Webinars
Rationing of Health Services During a Pandemic
SPARCing
Limited resources must be efficiently allocated to tackle COVID-19 cases, while maintaining care for other medical emergencies. This requires addressing financial challenges, improving service delivery
Limited resources must be efficiently allocated to tackle COVID-19 cases, while maintaining care for other medical emergencies. This requires addressing financial challenges, improving service delivery
SPARCing

Where we work

The Strategic Purchasing Africa Resource Centre (SPARC) is a new initiative to strengthen strategic purchasing expertise in sub-Saharan Africa and move countries closer to universal health coverage, launched by Results for Development

Nigeria

Burkina Faso

DRC

Kenya

Rwanda

South Africa

Our Mission

The Strategic Purchasing Africa Resource Centre (SPARC) is a new initiative to strengthen strategic purchasing expertise in sub-Saharan Africa and move countries closer to universal health coverage, launched by Results for Development