Organized by Health Care Without Harm Latin America, the 2013 Global Green and Healthy Hospitals Conference will provide strategies to implement change and greater sustainability in the health sector by drawing on the real-world experiences of regional and international GGHH members, hospitals and experts.
Health Care Without Harm (HCWH)-Asia together with the UNDP Global Environment Facility Project on Global Healthcare Waste launched the report From the Backyard to the Frontline: Initiatives of Philippine Hospital Workers on Best Environmental Practices at a meeting of 150 hospital administrators and staff in Cavite, Philippines. The report showcases exemplary practices in seven selected hospitals.
GGHH Founding Member, Projecto Hospitais Saudáveis, is organizing the VI Seminar on Healthy Hospitals. The Seminar will be held on 3 and 4 September 2013, at the Sírio Libanese Hospital, Institute of Education and Research, in São Paulo, Brazil.