4 Oct 2018

TERMS OF REFERENCE development of a Private sector engagement strategy

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development of a Private sector engagement strategy

Summary: Private Sector Engagement Strategy

Title Strategic Guidance for engaging the private sector through Private Partnerships in health service delivery
Purpose The purpose of this assignment is to develop Strategic Guidance on engaging and leveraging private (commercial) sector health service providers – with a focus on the HIV, Malaria and TB sectors.
Expected fee 89,965 USD maximum has been estimated for the TA and meetings combined (see separate budget)
Location Somaliland, Puntland South and Central Somalia
Duration 6 months (maximum)
Start Date  
Reporting to The firm/organization will be supervised by the Global Fund Programme Manager in the UNICEF Somalia Support Centre (USSC), and by Health Specialists in Mogadishu, Garowe and Hargeisa. The firm/organisation will be guided by the Ministries of Health HIV, Malaria and TB Coordinators/Programme Managers in Mogadishu, Garowe and Hargeisa.
Budget Code/WBS SC150396
Project and activity codes TBD
Contract Modality Individual Contract


The private sector is the dominant provider of healthcare in Somalia, having experienced significant growth at all levels, from conventional private for‐profit and not‐for‐profit health facilities, to large chains of general hospital settings providing specialized care. It is estimated that the private sector provides around 80% of the country’s medicines by importation and distribution through private retail outlets and pharmacies[1]. The private sector provides essential services that are often the first and only point of contact for consumers and patients seeking health advice and health products.

[1] Federal Republic of Somalia, Ministry of Health and Human Services, Second Phase Health Sector Strategic Plan 2017-2021 (Final Draft).

Annex B – Terms of Reference- Private Sector Engagement Strategy

LRPS-2018-9143378 Development of Private Sector Engagement Strategy

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