Technical Support on the development of a national healthcare waste management strategy

Project short name: BIH-01-01
Time frame: 10/2010 - 11/2011
Country: Bosnia and Herzegovina
Region: Sarajevo and Banja Luka

Client: World Health Organization
Financing agency: GAVI


Project description:

Activities have been conducted separately in both entities of BiH:

  • Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina
  • Republika Srpska

The objectives of this contract are

(i) Assessing current HCWM policies and practices in both entities of BIH

(ii) Drafting a plan of action reflecting the future steps/activities in improving HCWM policies and practices in BIH

(iii) Providing recommendations to WHO for its future collaboration/work with MoH on HCWM

Services provided by ETLog Health EnviroTech & Logistics:

  1.  Assessment visits in:
    • a. Relevant authorities like MoH and MoE on entity and municipality level
    • b. Healthcare facilities (tertiary, secondary and primary level)
    • c. Central treatment / disposal facilities
    • d. Relevant partner organisations (international organisations)
  2. Gathering of relevant legal and other project information
  3. Meeting with partners for discussion of future plans and activities on healthcare waste management

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