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The Global Handwashing Partnership

Global Handwashing Partnership Annual Report 2022

January 11, 2023

This report shares highlights from the Global Handwashing Partnership’s work in 2022. Read the report to learn about our advocacy and knowledge management activities, and how you can get involved.

Lesotho National Hand Hygiene Strategy

December 14, 2022

This national hand hygiene strategy marks the Government of Lesotho’s commitment to achieving hand hygiene for all. The strategy highlights four main areas of action: 1) leadership from the national level to the local level to create the political, societal and behavioural changes to inspire […]

Hand Hygiene Country Roadmap: Nigeria

December 14, 2022

This Nigeria Country Roadmap recognizes the necessity of three core factors namely: political leadership, a strong enabling environment, and increased supply and demand for hand hygiene through inclusive programming at scale. Activities to realize these factors have been detailed to include short-term COVID-19 response needs […]

Hand Hygiene Country Roadmap: Ethiopia

November 16, 2022

This country roadmap is designed to address existing gaps on hand hygiene access and practice in Ethiopia. It serves as a guiding document to achieve global and national level commitments and showcases a pathway for Ethiopia to achieve national hand hygiene coverage.

Hand Hygiene Acceleration Framework Tool

October 7, 2022

The Hand Hygiene Acceleration Framework Tool facilitates understanding of national action towards the achievement of Universal Hand Hygiene. This follows the Hand Hygiene for All Initiative call in June 2020 for governments to lead the acceleration of progress on hand hygiene in the lead up to 2030. Designed for use […]

Global Handwashing Day 2022 Fact Sheet

August 18, 2022

This fact sheet explains the research and rationale behind this year’s Global Handwashing Day theme, “Unite for Universal Hand Hygiene.” Use the evidence provided to take action this Global Handwashing Day!

Global Handwashing Day Facebook Banners

August 12, 2022

Use your Facebook page to celebrate Global Handwashing Day by changing your profile banner picture.

Global Handwashing Day Twitter Banners

August 12, 2022

Use your Twitter page to celebrate Global Handwashing Day by changing your profile banner picture.

Global Handwashing Day “Always Wash Your Hands” Poster

August 3, 2022

This poster, designed for children, shows the key times for handwashing and demonstrates how to properly wash hands.  This poster is available in: Arabic, Czech, Dutch, English, French, Indonesian, Portuguese, and Spanish.   

Global Handwashing Day 2022 Social Media Toolkit

August 2, 2022

Updated for 2022, this social media toolkit has sample messages, templates, and graphics to help handwashing champions spread the word about Global Handwashing Day. Visit our social media page to share additional messages directly onto your social media channels!


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