Monitoring Allocations and Disbursements of Malawi’s National Family Planning Budget

Monitoring Allocations and Disbursements of Malawi’s National Family Planning Budget

This document is intended to help Malawi’s Reproductive Health Directorate within the Ministry of Health, Members of Parliament, civil society organizations, and other relevant stakeholders to track national domestic funding for family planning. It outlines key steps in the budget cycle, which includes parallel processes of allocation for the coming year and disbursement for the current year. As part of disbursement, this document highlights the commodity procurement process for the national family planning program. It also includes tips to help stakeholders mobilize domestic resources to ensure that contraceptives are available to all Malawians who want them.