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Handwashing and Sanitation

Cholera and Handwashing Fact Sheet  >

Published: August 9, 2016

Cholera is a diarrheal disease that has a substantial impact on public health. Each year, it affects the lives of millions of people, especially those who live in conditions that are not conducive to practicing preventive measures. Cholera contributes to the deaths of tens of […]


Promoting Handwashing and Sanitation: Evidence from a Large-Scale Randomized Trial in Rural Tanzania  >

Published: March 13, 2015

A recent World Bank study looks at the impact of two large-scale, government-implemented handwashing and sanitation programs in rural Tanzania. Participating wards received sanitation programming, handwashing programming, both interventions together or neither. This study found that the wards that received both handwashing and sanitation programming were less […]



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