For Global Handwashing Day 2012, this Weekly issue contains a literature review of 2012 handwashing studies that was compiled by the Global Public-Private Partnership on Handwashing. The review summarizes studies on the health impacts of handwashing, handwashing behavior, hand contamination and provides recommendations for implementers of handwashing programs.
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- Bringing Market Thinking to Humanitarian Response: UK Launch of the Minimum Economic Recover Standards 3rd Edition - by: muench July 21, 2017Hi John and Esther, I am wondering if you could share the presentations from your event in May, or post here how people could find out more about it? I mean this one: Bringing Market Thinking to Humanitarian Response: UK Launch of the Minimum Economic Recover Standards 3rd Edition I guess a follow-up to that launch event is probably the upcoming workshop at […]
- Interested in Container Based Sanitation? Here's what you missed from SanCop... - by: eshaylor July 21, 2017Hello, Are you interested in Container Based Sanitation? Did you miss out on SanCop in April? Were you there and want to get hold of the presentations? Now you can SanCop 19 Follow the link for the presentations and a summary of the day. If you have any questions put them below and I will do my best to get some answers. Regards Esther
- New estimates on safe drinking water, sanitation and hygiene - by: AmyKeegan July 21, 2017We will not be releasing a new report with the data, just uploading it to the WASH map when we have it. TO access the most up to date statistics you can either look at India's country profile - ( washwatch.org/en/countries/india/summary/statistics/ ) or JMP's website ( washdata.org/data#!/ind ) Hopefully these will give some clarity. The countries […]
- New estimates on safe drinking water, sanitation and hygiene - by: F H Mughal July 21, 2017Dear Ms Amy, Thanks for your enlightened response. Since, as you say, you will be releasing the data next month, would it be possible for you to release a simple report, giving the country's data on water and sanitation - easy to read and comprehend? I notice that, in WASH maps, some countries' score is more than 100%. For example, Saudi Arabia has […]
- New estimates on safe drinking water, sanitation and hygiene - by: AmyKeegan July 21, 2017Hi all, Great to see the interest in the new JMP figures, it's an absolute plethora of data and interesting to delve into. A few points to respond to: -Mughal we developed the WASHwatch map ( washwatch.org/en/wash-maps/ ) to encourage the focus not just on access figures but also on progress. Therefore we have made projections for when countries will re […]
- Bringing Market Thinking to Humanitarian Response: UK Launch of the Minimum Economic Recover Standards 3rd Edition - by: muench July 21, 2017