Our Programmes



Sign up to our newsletter.

Follow ODI

Stock-outs of essential medicines in Tanzania: a political economy approach to analysing problems and identifying solutions

Research reports

Written by Joseph Wales, Leni Wild

Shortages of essential medicines in public health facilities are a major issue in Tanzania that has persisted despite increasing attention to these issues and numerous reform attempts and initiatives. Resolving the problem of stock-outs will not be achieved by any one single set of solutions, but rather the creation of the conditions in which a coalition of actors can work together on these issues.
  • Full report - Stock-outs of essential medicines in Tanzania

    Download file
  • Policy Brief - What role can citizens play in addressing stock outs?

    Download file
Joseph Wales, Julia Tobias, Emmanuel Malangalila, Godfrey Swai and Leni Wild