Guidelines on core components of infection prevention and control programmes at the national and acute health care facility level

26.03.2016
These guidelines cover eight areas of IPC and comprise 14 recommendations and best practice statements. These range from the need to set up national IPC programmes, through to a focus on workload, staffing, bed occupancy and WASH.

Global guidelines on the prevention of surgical site infection

26.03.2016
WHO Global guidelines for the prevention of surgical site infection includes a list of 29 concrete recommendations distilled by 20 of the worldÕs leading experts.

Genderised WASH in Ugandan and Indian Public Health Care Facilities: Sandec News (Issue 17)

26.03.2016
This article highlights the second phase of the two year interdisciplinary G-WASH research project. G-WASH combines social anthropology, gender studies and sanitary engineering to research different usersÕ needs about WASH infrastructure in health care facilities.

Fight antimicrobial resistance: protect mothers and newborns

26.03.2016
A handout given at the 2016 Women Deliver Conference with WHO recommendations to reduce AMR around the time of delivery.