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The Global Handwashing Partnership

Global Handwashing Day 2023 Report

February 14, 2024

This report summarizes the outcomes from Global Handwashing Day 2023. This year’s theme, “Clean Hands are Within Reach,” emphasized the importance of contributions from multiple and interconnected actors to enable hand hygiene access and practice at homes, schools, workplaces, health care facilities, and other community […]

Global Handwashing Partnership Annual Report 2023

January 15, 2024

This report shares highlights from the Global Handwashing Partnership’s work in 2023. Read the report to see our advocacy, knowledge management, and coordination highlights from the year.

Commentary: How can global guidelines support sustainable hygiene systems?

November 1, 2023

Citation: Esteves Mills J, Thomas A, Abdalla N, et al. How can global guidelines support sustainable hygiene systems? BMJ Glob Health 2023;8:e013632. doi:10.1136/bmjgh-2023-013632 Summary: Hand hygiene is a cost-effective preventive measure to reduce transmission of infectious diseases. Yet, a quarter of the global population lack […]

Hand Hygiene Country Roadmap: Tajikistan

October 30, 2023

The Tajikistan country roadmap aims to promote and sustain universal hand hygiene in Tajikistan for infection prevention and control, including COVID-19 and other pandemics. Improved hand hygiene will be achieved through: Generated necessary national commitment and government leadership in the promotion and sustaining of hand […]

Global Handwashing Day 2023 Fact Sheet

August 30, 2023

This fact sheet explains the research and rationale behind this year’s Global Handwashing Day theme, “Clean hands are within reach.” Use the evidence provided to take action this Global Handwashing Day!

Global Handwashing Day 2023 Social Media Toolkit

August 30, 2023

Updated for 2023, this social media toolkit has sample messages 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! This toolkit is available in English, French, and […]

Global Handwashing Day 2023 Infographic: Clean Hands are Within Reach

August 30, 2023

Through strong leadership and collective efforts, we can close gaps in access and practice to achieve hand hygiene for all. Everyone has a role to play to ensure clean hands are within reach. Use this infographic to learn more about the theme and what you can do […]

Global Handwashing Day Facebook Banners

August 12, 2023

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

Global Handwashing Day Twitter Banners

August 12, 2023

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

Global Handwashing Day Logo

August 10, 2023

This is our standard Global Handwashing Day logo that can be used to promote and celebrate Global Handwashing Day. Please review the legal guidelines attached before downloading and using the Global Handwashing Day logo.


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