UNICEF urges communities to make hand washing with soap a lifestyle

A girl shows off hand washing with soap techniques at the global handwashing day commemoration. © UNICEF Malawi/2017/Govati Nyirenda By Doreen Matonga, UNICEF Malawi It was a day full of dance, captivating drama and poems at the 2017 Global Handwashing Day commemoration in Salima. The day was celebrated under the theme ‘Our hands, Our future’. … Continue reading UNICEF urges communities to make hand washing with soap a lifestyle

Handwashing in Malawi: Our Hands, Our Future

Alice Mwale, a student at Thundwe Primary School in Mzimba, comes out of a sanitary facility and uses the hand washing facilities. © UNICEF Malawi/2012/Anthony Asael By Paulos Workneh,Chief of WASH UNICEF Malawi We do not need expensive supplies or high-tech treatments to prevent diseases and save the lives of children. Despite this, an unacceptably … Continue reading Handwashing in Malawi: Our Hands, Our Future