Today is a historic day. The Minamata Convention on Mercury, a global treaty that will phase out mercury-based medical devices by 2020, enters into force. HCWH has played an important role in this achievement.
The U.S. Health Care Climate Council recently released a new tool that visually demonstrates climate impacts across a hospital.
The event will take place in Sao Paulo, Brazil, from 8-10 October 2017 in conjunction with the 10th Brazilian Healthy Hospitals Seminar.
Australia | Health Care Voices Heard - Political Parties Adopt Climate Policy Framework With a Focus on Health!
Recently members from the Australian political parties, Greens and Labor, committed to implement a Climate, Health and Well-Being policy.
The annual meeting of the African regional health care waste management and mercury elimination project was held 1-3 June in Istanbul, Turkey in the offices of the UNDP.