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The Global Handwashing Partnership

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.

Global Handwashing Day “Always Wash Your Hands” Poster

August 3, 2023

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 Contest Release Form

July 11, 2023

This release form is for those participating in the “Creating Clean Hands” Contest.  The Global Handwashing Partnership must have the required written release form on file for your submission to be counted. This authorization assures that those featured in your music video know that the […]

[Webinar Summary] Leveraging Human-Centered Design and AI Systems for Behavior Change in Health

June 1, 2023

On Wednesday, May 17, 2023, the Global Handwashing Partnership and USAID MOMENTUM hosted a webinar entitled “Leveraging Human-Centered Design and Artificial Intelligence (AI) Systems for Behavior Change in Health.” The webinar shared an example from the SafeHands Project implemented under USAID MOMENTUM and included discussion […]

2022 Hand Hygiene Research Summary

May 26, 2023

The 2022 hand hygiene annual research summary outlines key themes and findings from hygiene-related research papers published in 2022. Sections include hand hygiene impacts, hand hygiene access and supplies, and determinants and interventions for hand hygiene behavior change in various settings.


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