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Despite the increasing focus on health in our Western world, millions of people all over the world are still dying from preventable diseases and accidents every day. That is why the United Nations has committed to Sustainable Development Goal 3 (SDG 3) for a healthier and safer society, with greater focus on the well-being of every person.
The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) launched by the United Nations at the end of 2015 represent a concrete plan of action aimed at preparing the world for the challenges of today and tomorrow. In short: the SDGs promote a sustainable society. SDG 3 focuses on good health and well-being for everyone, aiming to continue the battle against infant mortality and reduce diseases like AIDS/HIV, malaria and diabetes. SDG 3 also devotes attention to road safety and generally accessible healthcare.
SDG 3 in numbers
The number of mothers who are still dying every day all over the world due to complications during pregnancy which could be avoided.
The number of cases of infection with the HIV/AIDS virus since the start of the epidemic.
Out of every 100 euros paid by Belgian taxpayers, 14.2 euros goes to pay for healthcare, according to the newspaper De Tijd.
The number of Belgians who lost their lives in road traffic accidents in 2017, according to Statbel.
Everyone is entitled to access to good quality healthcare. A lot of ISO standards support safe and qualitative medical practices, thus helping to ensure reliable and efficient healthcare.
ISO health standards help to ensure that individuals and communities get the qualitative healthcare that they deserve, for example. They prescribe guidelines relating to occupational health and safety (ISO 45001) and list the requirements which medicines have to meet.
The benefit for you? Safe working conditions for your employees.
ISO standards can offer relevant guidelines for a safer and healthier environment. Those 6 standards are listed below:
Here is a selection of what we have to offer:
You can register as an expert and participate in a commission on the circular economy in June 2019.