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Under Its ‘Health Cannot Wait’ Campaign, NGO Smile Foundation Is Promoting Hygiene And Sanitation Amid COVID-19

Under Its ‘Health Cannot Wait’ Campaign, NGO Smile Foundation Is Promoting Hygiene And Sanitation Amid COVID-19
Coronavirus Outbreak WASH Programme
NGO Smile Foundation has distributed over 1.5 lakh hygiene kits to ensure that along with awareness, vulnerable families also have access to basic hygiene care ...
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From WASH To COVID-19 And Menstrual Hygiene, Bhopal’s Alomati Ray Is A True Warrior Of Change

From WASH To COVID-19 And Menstrual Hygiene, Bhopal’s Alomati Ray Is A True Warrior Of Change
India’s Coronavirus Warriors
Alomati Ray, a resident of Jatkhedi slum in Ward 53 of Bhopal, has emerged as a warrior of change by helping her community with access to toilets, educating them about the coronavirus as well as providing menstrual hygiene products during the lockdown ...
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Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath Launches ‘Hath Dhona, Roke Corona’ On Global Handwashing Day

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath Launches ‘Hath Dhona, Roke Corona’ On Global Handwashing Day
Global Handwashing Day News
Amid the COVID-19 pandemic, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister,Yogi Adityanath emphasised upon the sanitation practice of hand washing while launching a ‘hath dhona, roke corona’ campaign on the occasion of the Global Handwashing Day ...
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How Bhopal’s Decentralised Water Access Is Providing Adequate Handwashing Infrastructure During COVID-19 Pandemic

Global Handwashing Day: How Bhopal’s Decentralised Water Access Is Providing Adequate Handwashing Infrastructure During COVID-19 Pandemic
Coronavirus Outbreak Global Handwashing Day WASH Programme
Slum dwellers have inadequate facilities for water, sanitation, and hygiene; while we say frequent hand washing is the biggest weapon against COVID-19, here’s how WaterAid India and Aarambh NGO helped them access hand washing infrastructure ...
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77 Per Cent People Changed Their Handwashing Habits Due To COVID-19, Finds A Study By WaterAid India

Global Handwashing Day 2020: 77 Per Cent People Changed Their Handwashing Habits Due To COVID-19, Finds A Study By WaterAid India
Coronavirus Outbreak Global Handwashing Day
The novel coronavirus pandemic has underscored the disease prevention benefits of hand washing with soap; WaterAid India conducted this study to understand the on ground awareness regarding handwashing in preventing COVID-19 ...
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#SwasthyaMantra Telethon: Experts Discuss Learnings From COVID-19 Pandemic And The Way Forward

#SwasthyaMantra Telethon: Experts Discuss Learnings From COVID-19 Pandemic And The Way Forward
Campaign Highlights Coronavirus Outbreak Season 7 Highlights
Taking lessons from the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, experts highlight the importance of conserving the environment for the better the health of humans and the planet as a whole ...
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#SwasthyaMantra Telethon: Experts Discuss Environment Degradation And Urge The Youth To Become Agents Of Change

#SwasthyaMantra Telethon: Experts Discuss Environment Degradation And Urge The Youth To Become Agents Of Change
Campaign Highlights Coronavirus Outbreak Season 7 Highlights
According to experts, the three pillars of Banega Swasth India campaign namely Health, Hygiene and Sanitation and Environment, are interlinked with each other and our daily choices today will affect our future ...
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#SwasthyaMantra Telethon: Discussing The Three Pillars Of The Campaign – Health, Hygiene And Sanitation And Environment

#SwasthyaMantra Telethon: Discussing The Three Pillars Of The Campaign – Health, Hygiene And Sanitation And Environment
Campaign Highlights Coronavirus Outbreak Season 7 Highlights
The 12-hour #SwasthyaMantra telethon began with the discussion on the three pillars of the campaign - health, hygiene and sanitation, and environment ...
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India Committed To Ensure Water, Sanitation To All: India At UN’s Human Rights Council

India Committed To Ensure Water, Sanitation To All: India At UN’s Human Rights Council
News Sanitation
Vimarsh Aryan, First Secretary, India's permanent mission to United Nation's Office at Geneva (UNOG), at the 45th Session of the Human Rights Council Speaking said that the fulfilment of the human rights to water and sanitation cannot be accomplished in a short time frame and is often dependent on the availability and use of resources ...
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COVID-19 Explainer: What Is Far UV-C Light, And Can It Kill The Coronavirus On Surfaces?

COVID-19 Explainer: What Is Far UV-C Light, And Can It Kill The Coronavirus On Surfaces?
Coronavirus Explainers News
According to experts, Ultraviolet (UV) light of the wavelength 222 nanometre called Far UV-C can kill coronavirus without harming humans ...
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Reckitt Global Hygiene Institute To Strengthen Scientific Evidence And Achieve Behavior Change

Reckitt Global Hygiene Institute To Strengthen Scientific Evidence And Achieve Behavior Change
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The Reckitt Global Hygiene Institute (RGHI) is a public health research and innovation hub that will bridge epidemiology, public health, and behavioral insights to generate practical, high-quality scientific research that leads to enduring behavior change ...
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Nearly 500 Million Indians Lack Handwashing Access, At High COVID-19 Risk: Study

Over 50 Million Indians Lack Handwashing Access, At High COVID-19 Risk: Study
Coronavirus Outbreak News
According to the study, published in the journal Environmental Health Perspectives, close to 500 million Indians a greater likelihood of transmitting the coronavirus due to lack of proper handwashing facilities ...
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