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World Toilet Day: Taking to Twitter to talk toilets!

November 30, 2017

To commemorate World Toilet Day, the Water Supply & Sanitation Collaborative Council (WSSCC) organized a #ToiletTalk Twitter chat on wastewater, fecal sludge management, and all things World Toilet Day. The GHP Secretariat joined WSSCC, Toilet Board Coalition, and other participants in a lively and inspiring […]

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Event Summary: From Research to Advocacy–Using evidence to drive change

November 7, 2017

Formative research can help practitioners understand determinants of handwashing behavior, improve program design, and develop achievable—and even scalable—outcomes for policy and programs. Using evidence can also enhance advocacy to influence decision-makers, stakeholders, and donors to adopt, integrate, and invest in hygiene interventions. To explore the […]

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WSSCC celebrates Global Handwashing Day 2017 in Nigeria

October 31, 2017

The Water Supply & Sanitation Collaborative Council (WSSCC) celebrated Global Handwashing Day at Government Junior Secondary School Galadimawa, Abuja, Nigeria on 16 October 2017. About 500 students and teachers engaged in a handwashing demonstration and workshop where students were taught about handwashing, how to do it, why […]

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Our hands, our futures!

October 13, 2017

By David Shimkus, Programme Director, Global Sanitation Fund, Water Supply and Sanitation Collaborative Council. The blog is also available is on the WSSCC website. October 15 is Global Handwashing Day, an annual advocacy opportunity to raise awareness and promote the practice of handwashing with soap. […]

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WSSCC webinar series #2 on October 24: Approaches to Promote Handwashing & Sanitation Behaviour Change in LMICs

October 5, 2017

Join WSSCC on October 24th for their second in a two-part webinar series on interventions to promote handwashing and sanitation for the launch of the recent WSSCC/3ie systematic review, Approaches to Promote Handwashing and Sanitation Behaviour Change in Low and Middle Income Countries. Register here […]

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Learn how research in advocacy can improve programmatic and policy outcomes at the UNC Water and Health Conference 2017

September 27, 2017

On October 18 at the UNC Water & Health Conference 2017, the Global Handwashing Partnership will convene a side event with WSSCC, WaterAid & FHI 360 to explore the role of research in advocacy, providing examples of how research has been used in advocacy, as well […]

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Daniel Iroegbu Global Health Foundation celebrates with WSSCC, UNICEF, and others

October 26, 2016

The Daniel Iroegbu Global Health Foundation in Nigeria celebrated Global Handwashing Day with school-based handwashing and sanitation behavioural change mobilization activities; The program was organized in different school with over 30,000 students participants. The Foundation partnered with WSSCC, UNICEF, Bulger Family Hygiene and Ministry of Education […]

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WSSCC celebrates Global Handwashing Day with events and social media campaigns in Somalia

October 17, 2016

WSSCC-Somalia and the local government of Hargeisa celebrate Global Handwashing Day. Events took place in several towns, including five districts in Hargiesa. The mayor of Hargiesa Mr. Abdirahman Mohamoud Aidid gave attention to the importance of  havewashing hands at key times. 1500 people took part these […]

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