As the number of coronavirus infections keeps rising globally, hospitals are generating huge amounts of medical waste.
That is dangerous for the people who collect it – sanitation workers – and the World Health Organization wants governments to ensure they are properly protected.
Al Jazeera’s Priyanka Gupta reports.
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