Here you can join the discussion on the SSHE Forward Yahoo! group, find out more about WASH in Schools events and e-debates.


Forthcoming and archived webinars on WASH in Schools.

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A series of e-debates on WASH in Schools topics taking place in 2012.

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SSHE Forward

This is the name of the Yahoo! group discussion list, set up in 2004. It is used to share knowledge on WASH in Schools and everyone interested in WASH in Schools is invited to join the group.

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WASH in Schools Conferences

Information and materials related to WASH in Schools conferences held around the globe.

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Handwashing Groupies

How can you get 110 million children to wash their hands before meals? India has the answer.

Every morning at the Baruajani Bapuji Lower Primary School in Assam, India, children and a group of mothers take the handwashing pledge. The ‘Matri Goat’ or mothers group consists of 10 mothers who help the school staff maintain and monitor water, sanitation and hygiene standards for the children.

Before eating is one of the critical times when you need to wash your hands with soap.Teaching this to school children is a good way to stimulate hygienic practices that last.

Handwashing Groupies