5th May – Lets Turn Africa Orange!

A word from the ICAN Chair Dear ICAN members and fellow Africans, Thousands of people around the world die every day from infections acquired while receiving health care, infections of this type are known as healthcare associated infections (HCAIs).  This...

DR Congo – Inpatient Hand Sanitation Education

DR Congo – 17th February 2017 We have been dealing with the education of the Hands Hygiene to our in-patients today. The aim of this education is to indicate the association between hand hygiene improvement and Health Care –Associated Infection reduction ...

WHO GAP AMR Newsletter

At the Sixty-eighth World Health Assembly in May 2015, the World Health Assembly endorsed a global action plan to tackle antimicrobial resistance, including antibiotic resistance, the most urgent drug resistance trend. Antimicrobial resistance is occurring everywhere...