Unpacking healthcare waste management at rural village health clinics in the Ntcheu District (Malawi)

16.09.2019
This case study explores the knowledge and practices of health surveillance assistants operating at rural village health clinics in Ntcheu District, Malawi, with regard to the collection, segregation, transportion, treatment, and disposal of healthcare waste. The article can also be accessed here: https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs10661-019-7306-6

National Guidelines for Health Care Waste Management in Ghana

01.09.2019
The document provides guidance on solid and liquid hazardous and non-hazardous health care waste as well as gaseous emissions along the complete logistic chain: procurement, generation, segregation, collection, storage, transport, treatment and disposal.

Health Care Waste Management Policy for Ghana

01.09.2019
This policy is a revision of the health care waste management policy and guidelines of 2006 and seeks to improve HCWM in accordance with existing international conventions through adoption of best available technology and best environmental practices.

WASH in health care facilities – Global baseline report 2019

03.04.2019
The first global baseline estimates for WASH in health care facilities, prepared by the Joint Monitoring Programme.