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The Importance of Global Handwashing Day

October 15 marks Global Handwashing Day. Washing your hands is a simple, yet effective act to prevent the spreading of diseases. The importance of washing your hands became especially clear during the spread of COVID-19. But did you know that out of every 10 people, 3 do not have access to clean tap water? 

The Dutch Water Sector has published an article highlighting some of the initiatives that support handwashing activities. The SMART Centre Malawi is featured as well, so click here to give the article a read. 

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