WASH and infection prevention and control in households and public spaces

UNICEF technical note

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This guidance note explains how the WASH sector can implement infection prevention and control measures in households and community settings. It focuses on two main objectives: 

  • Reducing the exposure to the disease in vulnerable community settings and public spaces.
  • Reducing the transmission of the disease in home and community settings hosting patients and contacts.

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