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WASH & COVID-19 Resources
Reliable access to safe water, sanitation, and hygiene (WASH) protects lives during the pandemic, and provides a foundation for economic recovery while preventing new infections.
USAID Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH): Strategic Approach to COVID-19 Response
Across the globe, USAID is supporting countries affected by COVID-19.
COVID-19: A Water Professional’s Perspective - April 8, 2020
The event will focus on addressing the impacts of the virus for the water sector.
U.S. Department of State COVID-19 Fact Sheet
The United States Is Leading the Humanitarian and Health Assistance Response to COVID-19 FACT SHEET
USAID COVID-19 Response
USAID is responding to the COVID-19 pandemic with decisive action at home and abroad.
Water Currents: WASH and COVID-19 - March 26, 2020
This special issue contains links to key websites as well as studies and reports that discuss the water, sanitation, and hygiene (WASH)–related aspects of COVID-19.
Jeff Albert and Jesse Shapiro on Researching Best Practices for WASH Service Delivery and Sustaining Behavior Change
Plumbing the Water Secrets of Cholera, Malaria, and Sleeping Sickness
Developed by Princeton University, with support by USACE’s International Center for Integrated Water Resources Management and UNESCO’s Intergovernmental Hydrological Program, the African Flood and Drought Monitor (AFDM) provides daily rainfall, te
Water, Sanitation, Hygiene and Waste Management for COVID-19
This Technical Brief supplements existing IPC documents by referring to and summarizing WHO guidance on water, sanitation and health care waste which is relevant for viruses (including coronaviruses).
Regular handwashing is one of the best ways to remove germs, avoid getting sick, and prevent the spread of germs to others. Stay up-to-date with this collection of handwashing resources.