Improving Quality of Health Services for Mothers and Newborns in the Khatlon Oblast - Health Sector Programme - Consulting Services for Investment Measures and Accompanying Measures

Tajikistan
KfW
2009-11 to 2013-11

Major activities addressing a green economy:  The objective of this German financial co-operation project is to support the Government of the Republic of Tajikistan in modernising and rationalising hospital structures, in order to improve the health status of the population. This will be achieved, among other interventions, through the provision of improved mother and child health services in the Khatlon province. As part of the project, EPOS introduced a health care waste management system tominimise the risk of the transmission of infections by unsafe infectious waste handling and better segregation quality.Besides basic training in 2012, waste equipment and information material for the internal segregation and collection has been delivered.