UNICEF Publications



The situation of water, sanitation and hygiene in schools in the pan-European region

10 Nov 16

Adequate access to water, hygiene and sanitation (WASH) is every human’s and child’s right. Ensuring WASH accessibility in schools is encompassed in the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and is a priority area under the Protocol on Water and Health to the 1992 Convention on the Protection and Use of Transboundary Watercourses and International Lakes. This publication summarizes the status of WASH in schools in the pan-European region.

Read more or download Situation-water-sanitation-hygiene-schools.pdf (928.5 kB)

Three star approach for WASH in Schools - UNICEF publication

12 Sep 13

The Three Star Approach for WASH in Schools is designed to improve the effectiveness of hygiene behaviour change programmes. The approach ensures that healthy habits are taught, practised and integrated into daily school routines. GIZ is one of the co-publishers of this book. 

UNICEF_Field_Guide-3_Star-Guide.pdf (4.6 MB)

Video

Hygiene: a crucial piece of the puzzle for the impact of WASH

In this podcast, experts talk about hygiene promotion, handwashing and behaviour change, highlighting an experience in Bhutan.

Hygiene: a crucial piece of the puzzle for the impact of WASH