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América Latina

Curso virtual | Gestión de residuos y manejo de sustancias químicas peligrosas en establecimientos de salud

Está abierta la inscripción para participar de la tercera edición, que se realizará del 5 de...


HCWH-Asia Welcomes New Healthy Energy Initiative Campaigner

Health Care Without Harm - Asia is pleased to welcome its new campaigner for the Healthy...


The EU needs a Common Food Policy to promote sustainable food

In her latest blog post, Sustainable and Healthy Food Programme Assistant, Paola Hernández,...

US & Canada

Canadian Court: Breast Cancer Cases in Lab Technicians are Work-Related

The Canadian Supreme Court rules in favor of hospital lab technicians who developed breast...


South Africa | KwaZulu-Natal Hospitals on Board

groundWork, through the Global Green and Healthy Hospital (GGHH) initiative, has been working...

Health Care Without Harm works to transform health care worldwide so that it reduces its environmental footprint, becomes a community anchor for sustainability and a leader in the global movement for environmental health and justice.

Our Programs include: Medical Waste, Toxic Materials, Safer Chemicals, Green Building and Energy, Healthy Food, Pharmaceuticals, Green Purchasing, Climate and Health, Transportation, Water.

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