Hygiene and Handwashing

Safe storage of drinking water, personal hygiene, hand washing at critical times, after defecation and before meals, to break the fecal - oral transmission route.
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As many as 5,698 Gram Panchayats (GPs) from 449 Mandals (Blocks) of Telangana engaged in various handwashing activities on 14th and 15th October as a part of Global Handwashing Day, observed worldwide on 15th October 2021.

  • TELANGANA
  • Hygiene and Handwashing
  • English
       
  • 11/19/2021
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A report by Maharashtra Urban WASH and Environmental Sanitation Coalition and UNICEF on the Global Handwashing Week Celebration held from 11-18 October 2021.

  • MAHARASHTRA
  • Hygiene and Handwashing
  • English
       
  • 11/05/2021
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UNICEF Chhattisgarh field office undertook a rapid assessment on the preparedness of schools on reopening, focusing on WASH and other CAB indicators. The assessment, including key recommendations, have now been developed into a self-assessment...

  • CHHATTISGARH
  • Hygiene and Handwashing
  • English
       
  • 10/06/2021
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Undaunted by the aftermath of the FANI Cyclone in Harsapada village of Bindhani Gram Panchayat in Puri district of Odisha, Sunita, along with her group of adolescent girls set out to promote hygiene and specifically Menstrual Hygiene Management (...

  • PURI
  • Hygiene and Handwashing, Women
  • English
       
  • 08/23/2021
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In case disasters like FANI cyclone, hygiene promotion and menstrual hygiene management had become extremely critical during the response phase. The use of WASH facilities and the adoption of safe hygiene practices were essential to prevent post...

  • ODISHA
  • Hygiene and Handwashing, Women
  • English
       
  • 08/23/2021
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The document by UNICEF focuses on the first steps to building pandemic resilient cities – an experiment in water, sanitation and hygiene initiatives from Odisha, India

  • ODISHA
  • Hygiene and Handwashing
  • English
       
  • 07/24/2021