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[FR] Les inscriptions pour CleanMed Lille 2024 sont ouvertes

[FR] Le 26 septembre 2024, HCWH Europe et le C2DS organisent CleanMed Lille 2024, un événement d’une journée en présentiel à Lille (France).

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CleanMed Lille 2024

Announcing Born Green Generation

We are a community of hospitals, healthcare professionals and parents protecting current and future generations from the harmful effects of plastics.

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Born Green Generation

Celebrating 20 years of sustainable healthcare

HCWH Europe celebrates two decades of sustainable healthcare with its new anniversary report looking back at progress across the sector in Europe.

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HCWH Europe - Anniversary report

Event | A greener pharmaceutical supply chain for the people and planet

On 18 September 2024, join us for a virtual workshop on sustainable pharmaceutical manufacturing and supply chain transparency.

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pharma antibiotics production

Projects

Operation Zero

Operation Zero is a groundbreaking project that will put the European healthcare sector on the path to net zero carbon emissions.

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Operation Zero - windmill on island

Carbon management mentoring programme

HCWH Europe's mentoring programme continues to support hospitals in Spain to integrate climate action into their healthcare planning.

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group of doctors talking

AMR EDUCare project

The AMR EDUCare project develops educational materials for health professionals to reduce the spread of and exposure to antimicrobial resistance.

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AMR EDUcare

Born Green Generation - Delivering toxic-free healthcare

A movement to decrease plastic usage and gradually phase out toxic chemicals in maternity, neonatal and paediatric wards.

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Born Green Generation logo

Join the #PlasticFreeHealthcare movement

We're empowering healthcare professionals with the tools and training they need to transition to a #PlasticFreeHealthcare system.

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medical team perform surgical operation

Procure4Health

The Procure4Health project is a growing community of European Health organisations interested in procurement of innovation.

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Procure4Health

Resources

PVC problem very clear

Our new joint publication calls on EU leaders to prioritise public health and environmental protection by phasing out PVC.

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PVC report

Quick guide to climate-smart procurement

This new guide supports anyone working in healthcare to reduce the sector’s carbon footprint through sustainable procurement practices.

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Quick guide to climate-smart procurement

European Healthcare Climate Summit 2023 report

In the event report, we describe seven tangible and replicable case studies featured at the 2023 European Healthcare Climate Summit.

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European Healthcare Climate Summit 2023 report