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IFH Home Hygiene in Developing Countries. Prevention of infection in the home and the peri-domestic settings.

A practical training resource on hygiene for teachers, community nurses, community workers and health professionals in developing countries in English, Russian or Urdu.

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Author: Sally F. Bloomfield and Kumar J. Nath
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Last updated: Thu, 01/23/2014 - 14:46

Islamabad Declaration

Participants of the second South Asian Conference on Sanitation declared their commitments to achieving basic sanitation in their countries.

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Last updated: Fri, 03/25/2011 - 12:08

HIV/AIDS Checklist for Water and Sanitation Programmes

This checklist is developed with an intention to be an easy reference point to all programme/project staff and consultants tasked with developing a water and sanitation programme.

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Publisher: UN-Habitat
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Last updated: Wed, 03/23/2011 - 12:36

Social norms theory

This theory aims to understand the environment and interpersonal influences (such as peers) in order to change behaviour, which can be more effective than a focus on the individual to change behaviour. Peer influence, and the role it plays in individual decision-making around behaviours, is the primary focus of Social Norms Theory.

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Author: Boston University
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Last updated: Thu, 04/17/2014 - 17:04

For Her It's The Big Issue: putting women at the centre of water supply, sanitation and hygiene, evidence report

This report is a collection of evidence, brief examples highlighting the effect and benefits of placing women at the core of planning, implementation and operations of WASH programmes. The experiences also show how women’s empowerment and the improvement of water supply, sanitation facilities and hygiene practice are inextricably linked. One cannot be successfully achieved without the other.

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Last updated: Thu, 03/13/2014 - 15:02

Addressing special needs of girls challenges in school- Bangaldesh

This paper, presented in SACOSAN II, 2006 in Pakistan, summarises the situation for girls in Bangladeshi schools with particular focus on Menstrual Hygiene Management (MHM).

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Author: Qumrum Nahar, Rokeya Ahmed
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Last updated: Mon, 01/09/2012 - 18:47

Human Development Report 2006 Occasional Paper. Access to water supply and sanitation in Brazil.

Water supply and sanitation in Brazil: Could lessons from the past help shape future approaches?

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Author: Léo Heller
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Last updated: Tue, 11/30/2010 - 18:30

Resource Guide. Mainstreaming gender in water management

This guide is a compilation of resources on gender mainstreaming in Integrated Water Resource Management (IWRM).

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Publisher: Gender and Water Alliance, United Nations Development Programme
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Last updated: Tue, 03/22/2011 - 16:41

The Challenge in Disaster Reduction. Improving quality of life by reducing vulnerabilities

Why disaster reduction must be a consideration in all water and sanitation systems.

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Publisher: Pan American Health Organization, United Nations Children’s Fund, International Strategy for Disaster Reduction (ISDR), International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies
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Last updated: Thu, 12/02/2010 - 12:32

Human Rights and Access to Water

The Human Rights Council decision to request a study relating to human rights and access to safe drinking water and sanitation.

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Publisher: Human Rights Council
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Last updated: Wed, 03/23/2011 - 15:21