CDI Promoters

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Who Supports and Promotes CDI?- All you need to know

DFS Africa is proud to be the promoters of the connecting the dots initiative (CDI). DFS Africa is a global advisory company dedicated to transforming lives in Africa through solutions that make Africa's economies better, strenghten local businesses and increase effectiveness of public authorities. We support organizations and public institutions in transforming programs and policies into investable and revenue generating projects. We work with multilateral institutions, national governments, policymakers, project sponsors, investors, Development Finance Institutions (DFIs), and private financial Institutions across the continent as evident in recent collaboration with state and non-state actors such as the Africa Pharma Platform, the Africa Union Development Agency (AUDA-NEPAD), the Federation of African Pharmaceutical Manufacturers Associations (FAPMA), and others to develop and invest in pharmaceutical initiatives that can transform millions of lives across Africa. We have created the Connecting the Dots Initiative (CDI) to further strengthen Africa's ability to improve the health outcomes of its citizens through improved access to quality and affordable essential medicines and health products. actualise this mission.

We work with Multilateral institutions, national governments, policymakers, project sponsors, investors, Development Finance Institutions (DFIs), and Private Financial Institutions across the continent as evident in recent collaboration with state and non-state actors such as the Africa Pharma Platform, the Africa Union Development Agency (AUDA-NEPAD), the Federation of African Pharmaceutical Manufacturers Associations (FAPMA), and others to develop and invest in pharmaceutical initiatives that can transform millions of lives across Africa.

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CDI History

The need to Collaborate

Through the implementation of the Pharmaceutical Manufacturing Plan for Africa (PMPA), DFS Africa has built strong relationships with principal actors in the pharmaceutical and manufacturing ecosystem within Africa and across the globe. This has provided a solid foundation for the development and implementation of the Connecting the Dots Initiative (CDI).

Connect Manufacturers & Suppliers

The uniqueness of the Pharmaceutical sector means unique approaches and products must be devised for it. CDI has mastered this art. This service optimizes this connection ensuring both the Financier's and Manufacturers' mutual aims are met.

Aggregate Demand, Supply & Distribution

This is the crux of CDI's Offering and it feeds really well into our financing models. Guaranteed markets, evidenced with the CDI platform's aggregation functionalities ensure a streamlined finance application.

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CDI, as an Aggregator, onboards all African suppliers across essential medicines, vaccines, and Covid 19 Essential products ensuring that an aggregated pool easily lends itself to pooled procurement, cost savings, and eased logistics.

Transparent & Optimised Procurement

CDI is data-driven and leverages modern procurement models to ensure that buyer's limited budgets go far and we have improved health outcomes on the continent in a safe and secured manner.

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