Published: March 19, 2019
In this paper, the researchers propose that the “science of habit” can partly explain the challenge of handwashing behavior change. The resulting principles integrate basic science insights from psychology, cognitive science, and behavior change research.
Published: April 19, 2016
This document discussed emotional motivators, behavioral settings and the science of habit formation-three themes explored during the 2015 Regional Handwashing Think Tank.
Published: August 3, 2015
This research summary outlines the themes and findings of relevant handwashing studies between April and June 2015.
Published: June 17, 2015
This paper briefly reviews the growing evidence on the role of children in behavior change in family and peer groups.
Published: June 4, 2015
As a follow-up discussion to our Regional Think Tank at AfricaSan4, we hosted a session examining the challenges of bringing hygiene improvement to scale.
Published: June 3, 2015
Our 2015 regional Think Tank event hosted at the AfricaSan4 Conference in Dakar, Senegal, brought together experts to discuss the theme of Three Big Ideas in Handwashing, including emotional motivators, behavior settings, and the science of habit.
Published: May 20, 2015
This French version of our hygiene advocacy one-page page policy document outlines the current status and role of hygiene in the Sustainable Development Goals. We also have a double-sided French and English version available.
Published: May 5, 2015
This webinar explores the multi-partner discussions on infrastructure and behavior change for hygiene in healthcare facilities.
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