Effective Hospital Waste Treatment in Bosnia and Herzegovina


Project details

  • Project Implementer: Damaris Solutions, s.r.o.
  • Donor: Czech UNDP Challenge Fund
  • Implementation period: 2020 - 2021
  • Holistic Solutions Ltd participation: throughout the implementation period

Goal of the project

The project addressed the issue of health care waste management regarding to the utilization of energy, environmental aspects and sustainability of employment.


This project aimed at identification and evaluation of a tailor-made solution to specific and real conditions of the partner hospital taking into account all above mentioned good practice experience, official recommendations and directives. Thus, the project supported transfer of know-how and technologies to Bosnia and Herzegovina


Output 1: Most convenient technologies for hospital waste treatment in the partner hospital identified and evaluated

Output 2: Potential for implementation of technological innovations evaluated: Integration within the partner hospital energy infrastructure

Output 3: Potential for implementation of business innovation evaluated: business model of leasing

Output 4: Potential for project replication in other hospitals in Bosnia and Herzegovina analysed

Target Group and Beneficiaries

The target group and project beneficiaries were partner hospitals including their personnel and staff, patients of the partner hospitals, other hospitals in BiH, local authorities and government authorities.