October 15 is Global Handwashing Day
Washing your hands with soap before eating and after using the toilet can save more lives than any single vaccine or medical intervention, cutting deaths from diarrhea by almost half and deaths from acute respiratory infections by one-quarter.
On the Global Handwashing Day website you can find:
Global Handwashing Day planner’s tools
Responses to frequently asked questions and
An interactive map showcasing Global Handwashing Day events from around the world.
The 2018 Theme is “Clean hands – a recipe for health.”