2017 has been an incredible year of growth for the GGHH network. We are excited to announce that we have reached another new membership milestone- 900 members! These milestones are coming more frequently, demonstrating not only the expansion of GGHH, but the growing interest and dedication of health care facilities around the globe to reduce their environmental footprint. The transformation to a sustainable global health sector is upon us and we are honored to be working with all of you to make it a reality.
Global Green and Healthy Hospitals is pleased to announce the opening of the 2017 awards season for the Climate Champion Awards of the 2020 Health Care Climate Challenge. We invite participants to submit their climate data and enter their institution into eligibility for global recognition with the 2017 Climate Champion Awards.
Health Care Without Harm – Asia, in partnership with the Center for Renewable Energy and Sustainable Technology (CREST), is hosting a workshop on Efficient Energy Options for the Health Care Sector on September 28 – 29 in Manila, Philippines. The event will provide an overview of various renewable energy technologies and energy efficiency initiatives that health care facilities can employ to reduce their environmental footprint.