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A Month-Long Celebration in Somaliland

Location: Somaliland
Participants: 20,000
Organizations: WSSCC Member WASH Activist, Hargiesa, Local Government

Between Global Handwashing Day and World Toilet Day (19 November 2014), WSSCC Member WASH Activists celebrated hygiene. A public ceremony was organized and supported by local government Hargeisa Moyar Abdirahman Mohamoud Aided Soltelco. The ceremony was conducted at the an internally displaced persons camp, Hargeisa Mohamed Moge Digale.

The event objective was to raise awareness about the importance of the proper use of the toilets/ latrines in the prevention of faecal-oral diseases that mostly affect young children.

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