Global Handwashing Day (GHD) is celebrated annually on October 15 and was created by the Global Public-Private Partnership for Handwashing to foster and support a global culture of handwashing with soap, shine a spotlight on the state of handwashing in every country and raise awareness about the benefits of handwashing with soap. Refer to this Toolkit and the GHD Public-Private Partnership website for all the information you need to plan for this day including; an excellent Planners Guide (in English & Spanish), and a place where you can share your plans.

The Small Grants Example Projects tool is designed for Peace Corps Volunteers and their counterparts to inspire small grants projects by providing excellent examples of projects that were previously implemented across different regions and sectors.

The Gender Considerations Checklist for WASH (Water, Sanitation, Hygiene) is a tool designed to support staff and Volunteers in implementing strong programming that also integrates gender considerations through “doable” actions.

This link to WASH Education and Training Resources by the Center for Affordable Water and Sanitation Technology (CAWST) offers volunteers and counterparts a plethora of WASH technical resources, training materials, and posters and activities.

This resource was developed to support Peace Corps Volunteers who are working with schools to improve water, sanitation, and hygiene (WASH) facilities and programming. It is intended to provide guidance, resources, and ideas to support comprehensive WASH programming that is focused on behavior change and sustainability.

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