Lack of toilets and safe water in health-care facilities

26.03.2015
An article in the WHO Bulletin on the global status of WASH in HCF, 2015.

WASH in health care facilities in Bhutan – A scoping study

26.03.2015
A scoping study of WASH in 35 health care facilities across three districts in Bhutan.

Risk of Adverse Pregnancy Outcomes among Women Practicing Poor Sanitation in Rural India: A Population-Based Prospective Cohort Study

26.03.2015
This paper assesses whether poor sanitation practices are associated with increased risk of adverse pregnancy outcomes such as preterm birth and low birth weight in a population-based study in rural India.

Where There Is No Toilet: Water and Sanitation Environments of Domestic and Facility Births in Tanzania

26.03.2014
This paper uses existing data sources to assess the water and sanitation (WATSAN) environment surrounding births in Tanzania in order to interrogate whether such estimates could be useful for guiding research, policy and monitoring initiatives.

Technical Guidelines on Transport of Infectious Waste – UN 3291

26.03.2013
his document provides guidance on how to package and transport Infectious Waste (classified as UN 3291) on public roads. Postal, airline and shipping of Infectious Waste is not considered by this document, because it is subject to special international or national regulations.