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Global Handwashing Day Planner's Guide 3rd Edition

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This Planner's Guide will help you plan a successful Global Handwashing Day event.

 In addition to background information, the top five facts about handwashing you should know, and insights from the latest in handwashing research, the Planner's Guide features:

Washing Hands for a World Record

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Read about how WaterAid and partners broke a handwashing record on Global Handwashing Day 2014.

Global Handwashing Day 2014 Country Highlights

Each year over 100 countries celebrate Global Handwashing Day. To shine a spotlight on just some of the events that occurred on October 15, 2014, we will be featuring a new country event each week leading up to Global Handwashing Day 2015.

Handwashing Demo From HealthPlus Pharmacy, Nigeria

HealthPlus Pharmacy, Nigeria made a short demo video on handwashing showing the WHO-approved handwashing technique. This video was made available on social media sites such as Facebook and Twitter as they are very relevant means of mass communication. The video was also circulated in-house, among the over 400 HealthPlus staff along with an internal memo with directives to share with friends and family.



Global Handwashing Day 2013 Report

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Read all about Global Handwashing Day 2013!

Handwashing Determinants and Diarrhea in Sub-Saharan Africa

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Handwashing Determinants and Diarrhea in Sub-Saharan Africa - An Analysis of DHS and MICS Data
This data was presented by Victoria Shelus (FHI 360) and Orlando Hernandez (WASHplus) at the 2013 UNC Water & Health Conference.

Global Handwashing Day Celebrations

15th October of every year marks the celebration of Global Handwashing Day. The day sees a united effort from the global community to emphasize the importance of hand washing. Despite being a very basic every-day task role of hand washing has enormous importance in people’s health and well being especially in the third world countries.




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