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Hind Institute celebrates handwashing awareness with students

February 24, 2017

At the Hind Institute of Medical Sciences, Safedabad, the Department of Pediatrics celebrated Global Handwashing Day on 15th October 2016. A CME on “Handwashing in Healthcare setting” was organized for medical & nursing students. Dr. Utkarsh Bansal, Assistant Professor in Pediatrics gave a very descriptive talk on the […]

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The Indian Institute of Youth and Development in collaboraties with the FANSA-India Odisha

January 3, 2017

Global Handwashing Day was observed by the Indian Institute of Youth and Development (IIYD) in collaboration with the FANSA-India Odisha chapter on October 15 in different parts of the state. Efforts covered tribal, general community, women, students, and youths under this program with the objective of […]

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Innerwheel Club of Khamgaon celebrates in India

November 17, 2016

On October 5, the Innerwheel Club of Khamgaon team gave a practical and demonstration to the children of the Z P School Wasadi. Team members explained the benefits of handwashing to 150 children and posted its banner on the walls of the school. Together they cut […]

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We For You celebrates in rural India

November 11, 2016

We For You celebrated  Global Handwashing Day over the course of 7 days with various activities in the remote rural area of Sonitpur district of Assam. Targeted mostly women and children, trained volunteers went to 7 school where student under the age of 12 learned about handwashing with […]

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Arc Foundation celebrates with launch of Swachh Bharat Swachh Vidyalaya initiative in India

November 4, 2016

Swachh Bharat Swachh Vidyalaya (SBSV) and Coimbatore City Municipal Corporation (CCMC) celebrated Global Handwashing  Day October 17 and aimed to give children better heath and support safe school environments. The event was launched at Corporation Elementary School in Rathinapuri promoting basic hygiene awareness at 60 Schools simultaneously inclusive of all […]

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Velammal NewGen Park Schools celebrates Global Handwashing Day with health sector partners

October 31, 2016

Value Education Team of Velammal NewGen Park Schools, Chennai commemorated Global Handwashing Day on 14th and 15th October 2016 with guests from the health sector to conduct handwashing demonstrations, awareness campaigns, performances , outreach to government school students. Awareness was created among 28,399 students and […]

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Suryaa Hotel teams up with local NGO to educate underprivileged youth

October 31, 2016

The Suryaa, a five-star hotel, in New Delhi celebrated global hand washing day with NGO Save Children. 120 children between the ages of 6 and 12 were taught the seven steps handwashing, shown videos on the importance of handwashing, and each child received soap. Handwashing poster and coloring […]

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Rotary Club of Chandrapur celebrates with seven schools

October 24, 2016

Rotary Club of Chandrapur celebrated Global Handwashing Day in seven schools, benefiting 4,000 students. Rotary  Club also organized seminars on personal health and hygeine, demonstrated the steps of handwashing, and discussed the key times to wash hands. The seven schools include Poddar Public School, KIDZEE Convent, […]

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SATRA reaches over 36,000 people during a five-day celebration

October 24, 2016

SATRA held a week-long celebration from October 15th to 23rd October in 49 villages of Darrang District in Assam, India. These remote villages were among those the most affected by recent flooding, making them often inaccessible by road. The activities conducted included awareness campaigns, handwashing demonstrations, “street […]

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FXB India Suraksha celebrates in India

October 20, 2016

FXB India Suraksha conducted awareness sessions, street plays, community programs on proper handwashing practice and how to prevent from general diseases on occasion of Global Handwashing Day in the states of Andhra Pradesh, Tamil Nadu, Puducherry, Jharkhand, Uttar Pradesh, Rajasthan and Manipur. FXB was able to […]

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