Factories to Hospitals, ADB Assures Quality and Timely Delivery of Medical Supplies
Video | 22 September 2020
- WATCH: ADB procures essential #COVID19 medical supplies from companies around the world, including medium-sized factories from Asia’s developing countries.
- WATCH: Hospitals in #Asia developing countries receive much-needed #COVID19 medical supplies, vetted by accredited international organizations and delivered through various #transport modes.
- WATCH: ADB follows rigorous and competitive bidding process to choose medical suppliers for its deliveries to hospitals in developing #Asian countries.
The COVID-19 global pandemic has put a heavy burden on the healthcare systems of developing countries in the Asia and Pacific region.
ADB is delivering much-needed medical supplies, such as PPEs, testing kits, diagnostic equipment, lab reagents, and other essential items, to protect frontline healthcare workers in the region to help them fight against this contagious disease.
ADB follows a rigorous and competitive process in choosing suppliers that can supply quality products and services. It has contracted companies from around the world, including medium-sized companies from developing member countries, to supply the equipment, and has tapped partner organizations for logistics and quality control.