Hand Hygiene Day 2019

Learn more about ICAN’s Activities in the run up to Hand Hygiene Day May 5th 2019 here!

WHO Democratic Republic of the Congo – External Situation Report 16 April 2019

This past week saw the continued rise in the number of Ebola virus disease (EVD) cases in the North Kivu and Ituri provinces of the Democratic Republic of the Congo, with a total...

WASH in HCF Initiative Webinar – 17th April 2019

The next WASH in Healthcare Facilities Initiative webinar, entitled "National Action on WASH in HCF: Experiences from UNICEF Tanzania will take place on Wednesday, April 17th at...

WHO Democratic Republic of the Congo – External Situation Report 9 April 2019

The recent escalation in the number of Ebola virus disease (EVD) cases continues in the North Kivu provinces of the Democratic Republic of the Congo. This past week saw 65 new...

Celebrating 10 Years of ICAN!

In 2018 Infection Control Africa Network  marked our 10th anniversary since founding,  to celebrate this we made a short video to share our thoughts and experiences and what the...

Published Work – Scenario-based simulation training for the WHO hand hygiene self-assessment framework

We would like to congratulate ICAN Training coordinator Buyiswa Lizzie Sithole as co-author on the recent publication of the Antimicrobial Resistance and Infection Control...

Minister of Health calls for accelerated action to end tuberculosis deaths

Uganda commemorated World Tuberculosis Day under the theme, "It Is Time for Uganda to End TB”, and the slogan, “It Starts With Me" at a national function at Ruhama sub-county...

Rwanda to vaccinate Front-line health-workers against Ebola

The Ministry of Health with support from the World Health Organization and other partners will launch vaccination of health care and frontline health workers to prevent them...

WHO Democratic Republic of the Congo – External Situation Report 2 April 2019

This past week saw a notable increase in the number of Ebola virus disease (EVD) cases, with 72 newly confirmed cases and one new probable case reported in the last seven days;...

WHO Democratic Republic of the Congo – External Situation Report 12 March 2019

The Ebola virus disease (EVD) outbreak in North Kivu and Ituri provinces, Democratic Republic of the Congo is continuing with moderate intensity. Katwa and Butembo remain the...

Hand Hygiene Day 2019!

“Clean care for all - it's in your hands” ICAN has started the count-down to 5 May 2019, the global annual hand hygiene campaign day! We hope that you all will take part to...

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