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Global Handwashing Day in Myanmar (Media Advisory)

Global Hand Washing Day is observed and celebrated around the world every year, including Myanmar, on October 15 to raise awareness that can lead to increase in the practice and behaviour of hand-washing with soap through various advocacy and educational events. Since 2008, Global Hand Washing Day promoted more than 120 million of children to wash their hands with soap in 73 countries all over the world.


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