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Hygiene

Kagadi district health department launches...

“We are moving in all towns and trading centres because the hygiene and sanitation in these areas is really wanting,” Situma.

A first ever national cleaning day

"So much household waste is dumped in gutters that they constantly become blocked causing flooding during the rains."

Kamwenge health facility improves hygiene,...

Hand washing tanks have been placed at strategic points at Biguli Health Centre III.

Ugandans cautioned on hygiene during rainy...

Waterborne illnesses are caused by recreational or drinking water contaminated by disease-causing microbes or pathogens.

Pallisa town relies on volunteers to clean...

Residents were urged to participate in cleaning the town instead of waiting for volunteers

Naming and shaming homes without toilets...

If this idea is not tested, how shall we know that it works?

Sharing combs can result in scalp infections...

“Treatment takes long and is expensive."

Dirty data on Ugandans and toilets

It's revealed that only 27% of Ugandans wash their hands with soap after visiting the toilet.

36% of Ugandans don't wash hands after toilet...

"The issue of sanitation coverage and hand washing practice after visiting a latrine eludes our local communities."

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