WASH

Introduction

Action

Impact

 

Introduction

School kids at water pump
© UNICEF Germany/2005/Langenstrassen
School children at a water pump donated by UNICEF

The Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) programme aims to create safe water sources and sanitary facilities in communities and schools and provide hygiene education. Water, hygiene and sanitation ensure optimal child health and survival and also boost school attendance rates – especially girls.

 

 
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