Under the Making Medical Injections Safer project, PATH has supported ministries of health and environment to develop the systems needed for effective health care waste management. This paper describes the process, tools, and strategies used to successfully engage PEPFAR partners in Uganda and Nigeria to improve health care waste management.

Corporate author(s): Making Medical Injections Safer

Publication date: October 2009

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Region: Africa

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Health technologiesSafe injection

Emerging and epidemic diseasesHIV and AIDS

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