The State of Handwashing in 2017: Annual Research Summary

What We Learned about Handwashing in 2017

This research summary from the Global Handwashing Partnership outlines key themes and findings from a review of 117 handwashing-related research papers published in 2017.  Key themes include access and coverage; benefits of handwashing; measuring handwashing compliance; handwashing behavior change; drivers of handwashing; and efficacy of handwashing hardware including various types of soaps and rubs.


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