Drug theft

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Finding the source of drug thefts in Malawi has proved challenging, the Global Fund’s OIG says

22 Aug 2017
Easier to find evidence of stolen drugs being sold than how they are stolen

The problem of drug theft in Malawi is widespread and pervasive, the Office of the Inspector General (OIG) says. “Figuring out the cause is an ongoing collaborative effort between the Malawian authorities, the Global Fund, USAID and other significant donors.”

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The Global Fund’s I Speak Out Now! campaign encourages the reporting of fraud and corruption easily through online reporting

15 Jan 2017

On International Anti-Corruption day, 09 December 2015, the Global Fund's Office of the Inspector General (OIG) launched its campaign to raise awareness about fraud and abuse of Global Fund money.

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Drug theft: A serious threat to Malawi’s health system

8 Feb 2016
Some donors have threatened to cut off aid if Malawi does not do more to address the problem
USAID and DFID are helping Malawi procure pre-fabricated pharmacy storage units

The theft of medicines by workers in public health facilities in Malawi has become rampant and represents a serious threat to Malawi’s fragile health systems.

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