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Living through a global pandemic, hand hygiene has gained immense importance in our lives but for many poor and needy, washing hands regularly is a challenge
Coronavirus Outbreak News Swasth India WASH Programme

Fighting COVID-19 With Hand Hygiene: Lack Of Water And Handwashing Infrastructure Pose Challenge For The Poor

Access to proper handwashing facilities as well as water needed for handwashing and exposure to messages regarding effective handwashing is critical during times like COVID-19 pandemic, say experts ...
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NITI Aayog Lauds This Jharkhand School For Its Cleanliness And Sanitation Initiatives
Jharkhand News WASH Programme

NITI Aayog Lauds This Jharkhand School For Its Cleanliness And Sanitation Initiatives

The ‘swachh’ efforts undertaken by students and teachers of Dulsulma Middle School in the Palamu district of Jharkhand have been commended by NITI Aayog as it sets an example of cleanliness before many other schools in the state ...
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Global Handwashing Day: A Lucknow Based Madrasa Has Benefits Of Handwashing In Its Curriculum
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Global Handwashing Day 2019: A Lucknow Based Madrasa Has Benefits Of Handwashing In Its Curriculum

Lucknow’s Sheikhul Alam Madarsa has introduced a hand wash curriculum developed by Dettol India to inculcate hygienic practices among children ...
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The Rural Child Care Centres In Rajasthan Are Taking A Lead To Fight Malnutrition
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Chalo Anganwadi: The Rural Child Care Centres In Rajasthan Are Taking A Lead To Fight Malnutrition

In a bid to make people in the rural areas aware about health, sanitation, and nutrition, the state government of Rajasthan has started ‘Chalo Anganwadi’ initiative in collaboration with non-government organisations like Tata Foundation ...
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Water Sources, Soil And Food In Villages With Open Defecation Have More Faecal Contamination, Finds Study
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Water Sources, Soil And Food In Villages With Open Defecation Have More Faecal Contamination, Finds Study

The study conducted by UNICEF found that government initiatives like Swachh Bharat Mission that focus on improving hygiene practices, as well as generate awareness around safe sanitation practices can help reduce the risk of contamination ...
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News WASH Programme World Water Day Special

In Pictures: On World Water Day, The WASH Photo Project Showcases India’s Major Water Crisis

The exhibition displays the current reality of water - crises and the solutions through the lens of visual narratives captured by seven amateur documentary photographers under the guidance of a mentor panel ...
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Season 5 Highlights Swachh Warriors WASH Programme

Hyderabad’s Arya School Awarded Swachh Vidyalaya Award For Improving Sanitation And Hygiene

Arya School in Hyderabad was awarded the state's Swachh Vidyalaya Award for their initiatives and efforts to make their school clean and hygienic for children. Now the children are passing on the message on the importance of washing hands and other hygienic practices ...
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Features Independence Day WASH Programme

Free India From Unsafe Sanitation Practices: Adopt These 5 WASH Practices In Schools For Long-Term Solution

Sanitation and hygiene programmes in schools can be utilised to sensitise individuals who can make broader impact on their communities ...
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Independence Day WASH Programme

A Diarrhoea Free India: Water, Sanitation And Hygiene Measures For Clean And Healthy India

Mumbai: Swachh Bharat Abhiyan, launched by Prime Minister Narendra Modi in 2014 promised a cleaner and healthier India. Sanitation related issues, right from open defecation, waste management to ...
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Bihar News WASH Programme

In Bihar’s First ODF District Sitamarhi, 22 Lakh People Participate In A Hand Washing Campaign

New Delhi: From being one of the poor performing districts in terms of sanitation coverage (21.3 percent in 2014 when Swachh Bharat Abhiyan was launched) to becoming Bihar’s ...
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Children As Agents Of Change: ‘I Learnt About Washing Hands, I Will Tell My Younger Brother And My Parents'
Features Season 5 Highlights WASH Programme

Students From A Delhi School Are Strengthening Water, Sanitation & Hygiene (WASH) Concepts. Here’s All That They Are Doing

The school worked on the concept that if children at early age are taught the basic rules of good health and hygiene, they can become agents of change ...
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Children As Agents Of Change: ‘I Learnt About Washing Hands, I Will Tell My Younger Brother And My Parents'
WASH Programme World Health Day

Children As Agents Of Change: ‘I Learnt About Washing Hands In School, I Will Tell My Younger Brother And My Parents’

Know how Water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH) education can decrease the disease burden from India and how the young guns can help our country become completely swachh ...
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