HPI is a member of the ‘The Futures Partnership’ led by Futures Group Europe, one of a panel of 17 internationally recognised suppliers to deliver Reproductive Health (RH) Services under the Department for International Development (DFID) framework agreement.
The framework will support delivery of DFID’s strategy for improving reproductive, maternal and newborn health and all reproductive health services programmes are tendered under ‘mini-competitions’ as part of the framework contract. The contract covers a range of health services and commodities at scale, including:
- social marketing and/or social franchising of reproductive health services/commodities
- antenatal and safe childbirth services
- nutritional supplements
- neonatal care
- safe abortion related services
- prevention of HIV and other sexually transmitted infections
The geographic scope of the contract covers DFID’s 27 priority countries across Africa and Asia with a bi-lateral aid programme. The framework agreement began in August 2011.