Technical webinar series: WASH FIT

29.11.2023
WHO and UNICEF hosted a practitioners’ webinar on use and scale-up of WASH FIT on the 21st of November 2023. Nearly 100 individuals participated from all regions of the world.... Read more »

WASH FIT implementation in Rohingya camps in Cox’s Bazar Bangladesh- results after 1 year

17.11.2023
Water, sanitation, and healthcare waste management are essential services in healthcare facilities to ensure the quality of care and minimize infection risk. World Health Organization (WHO) Cox Bazar’s sub-office supported... Read more »
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English

Global Framework for Action on WASH and electricity in healthcare facilities- Virtual Roundtable consultation

17.11.2023
WHO & UNICEF held a virtual roundtable earlier this week to discuss the global framework for Action on WASH and electricity in healthcare facilities. Find the slides here!

Report on WASH FIT training in Kenya

14.11.2023
This document is a training report of the national training on WASH FIT in Kenya. Ministry of Health Kenya, UNICEF HQ & UNICEF Kenya co-facilitated a WASH FIT training in... Read more »
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WASH FIT training report in Ethiopia

14.11.2023
This document is a training report of the national training of trainers on WASH FIT in Ethiopia. Ministry of Health Ethiopia, World Vision Ethiopia and WHO Ethiopia co-facilitated the training... Read more »
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National WASH and Waste standards in Healthcare facilities in Palestine

14.11.2023
This document details the national standards of WASH in healthcare facilities in Palestine. The standards are available in English and Arabic. Find the standards here!
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Arabic

English

Toolkit on mainstreaming of gender equality, disability and social inclusion (GEDSI) in WASH in health-care facilities

14.11.2023
WHO SEARO has published a toolkit on mainstreaming of gender equality, disability and social inclusion (GEDSI) in WASH in health-care facilities. The Toolkit is aligned with the eight practical steps... Read more »
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English

Plumbing Aspects of Healthcare facilities in Philippines-WPC 2023 in Shanghai

19.10.2023
The topic of safe and resilient water and sanitation systems and plumbing in health care facilities was an important focus of the recent 2023 World Plumbing Council Congress, an organization... Read more »
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Quality, Accessible and Safe Healthcare: Lessons on Strengthening WASH in Healthcare Facilities

17.10.2023
Adequate water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH) in healthcare facilities (HCFs) is critical to the delivery of high-quality and safe care, yet the first global WASH in HCF status report in 2015 revealed... Read more »

DRAFT Global Framework for Action (2024-2030)-Water, sanitation, hygiene, waste and electricity services in all health care facilities achieves essential quality health services

16.10.2023
Open for EXTERNAL REVIEW This document serves to guide global and national efforts and key collaborative actions to deliver water, sanitation, hygiene, waste (WASH), and electricity services in all healthcare... Read more »