May 4, 2017
The lack of access to an improved water source and availability of soap at many healthcare facilities (HCF) in resource-limited settings is a real problem. This along with the gaps in the awareness of the importance of enhanced hygiene and infection prevention undercut the ability […]
April 12, 2017
Did you know that an estimated 15% of patients develop one or more infections during a hospital stay and that at any given time 10 of every 100 hospitalized patients in developing countries acquire at least one healthcare-associated infection? The lack of access to an […]
October 20, 2016
Save the Children Vietnam celebrated Global Handwashing Day in Hai Phong city for around 1500 students coming from 3 primary schools. Participating in the event, students had opportunity to learn about the importance of hand washing through interactive questions, and performances. Then, they took turn to […]
October 27, 2015
When: October 15 and the two weeks that follow Organizers: UNICEF, Ministry of Water and Environment, Save the Children, Plan Int. Helvetas Swiss Intercooperation, Sodis, and Sumaj Huasi Bolivia celebrated the Global Handwashing Day at the national and subnational level. At our main event, we […]
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