The Mexican Network of Pediatric Hospitals for Quality (Red mexicana de hospitales pediátricos por la calidad) signed a letter of adherrence announcing that all of their hospitals will soon join Global Green and Healthy Hospitals. The commitment was made during the First International Congress of Quality in Health, that occurred on May 28th – 30th at the Hospital del Niño DIF in Hidalgo, Mexico.
GGHH Latin America is hosting a series of new, free webinars (in Spanish) for 2015. On May 20th, the training session focused on transforming hospital organic waste into ecologically sustainable food baskets. The webinar included presenters from Brazil and was carried out both in Spanish and Portuguese simultaneously.
On May 21st, 2015, Beijing Municipal Administration of Hospitals held a Workshop on Green Hospital Building and Management, inviting Global Green and Healthy Hospitals (GGHH) to share knowledge and case studies on green hospital development and management with Beijing hospitals. Shimin Fan, Division of Infrastructure, Logistics and Operation of Beijing Municipal Administration of Hospitals hosted the workshop. Seventy leaders from 22 hospitals participated in the event.