"Prevention of diseases for sustainable development"
Welcome to Rwanda Association of Environmental Health
Rwanda Association of Environmental Health(RWAEH), is professional body of Environmental Health Professionals in Rwanda. It aims at Leading, Promoting and Advocating for Environmental Health Professionals Rwanda. Environmental health professionals in Rwanda are categorized as: Registered Environmental Health Officer(REHO), Registered Environmental Health Practitioners(REHP), Registered Environmental Health Specialist (REHS). All these professionals are working in different sectors such public, private and academia. For details about our objectives go to about us.
Preventing diseases and promote health through :
Environmental health professionals ensure that people in the community apply appropriate sanitation techniques. They assess the available sanitation techniques and advise on the approprizate techniques depending on the regions. To keep general public and its’ professionals updated, Rwanda association of Environmental Health, organize workshops, lectures, do research or community services to disseminate knowledge on this matter environmental sanitation.
Environmental health professionals ensure that people in the community apply hygienic measures as one of key public health approaches for preventing diseases…..
Food safety & hygiene
Environmental healthprofessionals ensure that people in hotel, commercial restaurants, home eat the food which is safe for their health …
Environmental health professionals ensure that people in the community apply appropriate sanitation techniques……
Safe drinking water
Environmental health professionals ensure that people in the community drink safe water, by taking sample and test them, organize the health education session to teach community members ….
Infection prevention and control
Environmental health professionals ensure that people especially in healthcare settings both client and health professionals are safe from in kind of infection…