WHO Global IPC survey

August 18, 2021
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A WHO global survey of the status of IPC programme implementation at national level with respect to the WHO IPC minimum requirements using an assessment tool derived from the WHO...

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Over 10 years, it will cost US$6.5-9.6 billion to provide universal, basic WASH services in health care facilities in the 46 least developed countries. This averages to US$0.65 per capita,...

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A new 3 minute video has been launched to help people explain the concept of quality of care. Harm from poor quality health care is often more of an issue...

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The Global Handwashing Partnership has announced the theme of this year’s Global Handwashing Day, “Our Future is at Hand – Let’s Move Forward Together and launched the calls to action. Find...

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Earlier this month, WHO Director-General Dr Tedros officially launched the new action plan. The launch was followed by a two-day global consultation – Partners in action: Engaging stakeholders for implementing the...

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SIWI World Water Week

August 18, 2021
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WHO/UNICEF has 2 sessions at the SIWI World Water Week virtual congress (23-27 August), themed “Building Resistance Faster”. One session will focus on Supporting resilient communities through sustainable WASH and...

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The Vatican’s Dicastery for Promoting Integral Human Development is leading an initiative to improve WASH conditions in healthcare facilities, with an initial focus on 150 Catholic healthcare facilities in 24...

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L’article original: https://fr.zenit.org/2021/03/24/le-cardinal-turkson-denonce-les-speculations-sur-leau-entretien/ Le projet WASH du Saint-Siège expliqué « S’agissant d’eau, d’hygiène, de pauvreté et de santé, nous traitons vraiment les questions que Jésus nous adressera au jugement final », affirme...

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Original article: https://www.catholicnewsagency.com/news/vatican-cardinal-access-to-clean-water-must-be-a-priority Vatican City, Mar 25, 2021 / 12:00 pm MT (CNA).- It must be an international priority to ensure that everyone has access to clean, potable water. That...

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World Hope International partnered with GivePower in 2019 to build a solar-powered water desalination and distribution center in the town of Anse-à-Galets on the Haitian island of La Gonâve. Powered...

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As part of Amref Health Africa’s broader initiative to reduce maternal and infant mortalities related to sepsis, multiple healthcare facilities were renovated. The provision of clean water, sanitation, hygiene, and...

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Twenty-five tiny newborns were crammed three and four to a bed. The only sink was filled with dirty water with no soap in sight. An empty bottle of hand sanitizer...

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