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  • Global Waters Article
    Sustaining Positive Handwashing Behavior Change During COVID-19 and Beyond by Stephanie Mork, USAID Bureau for Global Health
  • Social Media
    Join USAID in celebrating Global Handwashing Day 2021. This year’s theme - Our Future is at Hand - Let’s Move Forward Together - highlights effective and creative ways t
  • Social Media
    This toolkit, originally produced on Adobe Spark for Global Handwashing Week 2020, contains key handwashing facts and messages; easily shareable social media content, including pictograms, tweets, and Facebook posts; and curated links to relevant
  • Social Media
    This toolkit, originally produced on Adobe Spark for Global Handwashing Day 2018, contains key handwashing facts and messages; easily shareable social media content, including pictograms, tweets, and Facebook posts; and curated links to relev
  • Video
    Without reliable access to water billions of people are unable to heed the advice of public health officials to wash their hands to prevent COVID-19 spread.
  • Global Waters
    Gaining the Upper Hand Against COVID-19 in Three African Countries
  • Manual
    This Handwashing Handbook is based on the experience of the Global Handwashing Partnership and presents best practices and new concepts to improve the uptake of handwashing.
  • Water Currents
    Studies and resources in this issue focus on hand hygiene in schools, humanitarian situations, health care facilities as well as hand hygiene and COVID-19. We would like to thank the Global Handwashing Partnership for contributing content to this issue of Water Currents. 
  • Report
    Three billion people – 40 per cent of the world’s population – do not have a place in their homes to wash their hands with water and soap.
  • Infographic
    This year's Global Handwashing Day theme reminds us that we must work toward universal access and practice of handwashing with soap for now and for a healthy future.