A woman in Carmen del Parana, a small town in rural Paraguay works at a social pharmacy program at the local hospital. This MCC program implemented by local governments with technical assistance from USAID/Paraguay helps pharmacies keep prices for medicine affordable for low-income families who do not normally have access to medical supplies and often cannot afford regular prices of basic medicines. Money for the pharmacies is channeled through a revolving fund managed by the local health councils in each community, in coordination with the municipal and departmental governments and the departmental health council. Photo Credit: Laura Alvarez, USAID/Paraguay