News and events
11 May 2016
Global consultation on the Policy Brief “How to expand access to affordable hand hygiene products to prevent health care-associated infection and reduce the spread of antimicrobial resistance.”
This consultation is now open and WHO kindly invites feedback from Members States, institutions, networks, civil society groups, individuals and relevant organizations with an interest in the subject.
1 March 2016
WHO announces Guidelines Development Group for Infection Prevention and Control Programmes
Members of the public and interested organizations can inform WHO of their views about any of the GDG members by 15 March 2016.
- Three new hand hygiene posters have been launched
WHO Hand Hygiene Self-Assessment Framework Global Survey 2015
- Read a WHO feature story from Sierra Leone ‘Clean Hands Protects Patients’
- Other Ebola stories from the field
- Read statements from governments demonstrating renewed commitment to hand hygiene action