Achieving quality universal health coverage through better water, sanitation and hygiene services in health care facilities: a focus on Ethiopia

This document can also be found on the official website of World Health Organization (WHO) at: This document provides a summary of national actions taken to advance WASH in health care facilities within the context of quality UHC. Key successes and associated enabling factors, as well as factors which improve sustainability, are outlined. Challenges and bottlenecks are also described. Finally, a set of recommendations is provided for consideration by the Ethiopian Ministry of Health, WHO Ethiopia and WHO headquarters. This resource is part of the collection "Promoting access and quality of healthcare facilities in emergencies". Collections are monitored daily and new content is added.