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Preparation of National Health-Care Waste Management Plans in Sub-Saharan Countries: Guidance Manual

This document provides background information and assessment and planning tools to assist health care waste management advisors with developing and implementing national-level plans. It aims at identifying appropriate practices for health care waste management by providing assessment and planning tools applicable in most sub-Saharan countries of Africa.

Author: World Health Organization; United Nations Environment Programme

Published: 2005

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Also known as: Préparation des Plans Nationaux de Gestion des Déchets de Soins Médicaux en Afrique Subsaharienne: Manuel d’aide à la décision

Resource types: Training material

Diseases/vaccines: Not disease/vaccine specific

Topics: Injection safety and waste management

Regions: Africa