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Health Care Waste Management in Uganda Fact Sheet

Download this publicationHealth service delivery in Uganda is administered through 111 districts, 254 health sub-districts, and over 3,000 health units. These service delivery areas generate health care waste that contributes to the spread of infectious communicable diseases, which, according to the Ministry of Health’s health management information system data, accounts for 60 to 80 percent of the disease burden in Uganda.

Get the facts on health care waste management challenges in Uganda and learn what the JSI-managed AIDSTAR-One project is doing to create sustainable solutions. JSI/AIDSTAR-One, 2012

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