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Village Water to celebrate Global Handwashing Day to raise funds for work in Zambia

October 13, 2016

Village Water are holding a special fundraising quiz to support its work in rural Zambia. There will be a special round on handwashing to help raise awareness of its importance. The quiz is taking place in Shrewsbury, UK with around 80 people in attendance.

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University of Southampton launches Germ Defense website and promotes nationwide media campaign to celebrate Global Handwashing Day

October 10, 2016

University of Southampton is launching its Germ Defence handwashing website to coincide with Global Handwashing Day. The website has previously been through a randomised controlled trial of over 20,000 people in the UK. Results demonstrated that people who used the website increased the amount they washed their hands; reduced […]

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WaterAid’s Global Celebrations for GHD 2015

November 16, 2015

Organizer: WaterAid Panel Disucssion Event at LSHTM The event, which was held in the John Snow Lecture Theatre at LSHTM was attended by about 80 people from academia, the NGO sector and government. It aimed to bring together global experts in handwashing to present the […]

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Pupils in the UK Learn To Build Tippy-Taps

March 12, 2015

Location: Shrewsbury, United Kingdom Participants: 15,000 Handwashing talks were held in schools and a radio interview about the importance of handwashing was given. Pupils at Dee Banks School making a simple handwashing structure called a tippy tap used in rural Zambia. The picture behind them shows Limbundu […]

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Care 4 Kids Handwashing Fun

March 11, 2015

Location: Blackburn, UK Participants: 50 Organizations: Care 4 Kids Nursery Blackburn We had a great day at nursery.  All of our fun activities were focussed around hygiene and handwashing.  Our Tweenies did all the actions while singing the handwashing song, learning how to wash their hands the right […]

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