or enhancement of training programs on healthcare waste management is
the fourth major project objective in Senegal. This key component of
national project activities is being undertaken in order to build
capacity for the implementation
of best waste management practices and technologies both within and
beyond the model
facilities and programs that are associated with this demonstration
A successful nation-wide healthcare training program coordinated by the Ministry of Health called PRONALIN, funded by the Nordic fund, began in 2005 and will continue through 2010. Senegal’s National Project Steering Committee will collaborate with this training program to enhance it with lessons learned from the project and to assure its sustainability beyond project completion.