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How to prepare chlorine stock solution

WHO Guideline to to prepare chlorine stock solution

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Guideline for functional and safe use of community water points in rural areas

Guideline for functional and safe use of community water points in rural areas.

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Knowledge Map: WASH in Schools and Coronavirus

The WASH in Schools Network (UNICEF, GIZ, Save the Children, WATERAID; Emory, LSHTM, among others) has compiled this knowledge map with links to relevant materials about COVID-19 for learners, their families and the education system. The map is intended for the time when schools are closed and in preparation for re-opening of schools. We want to help you navigate through the jungle of information about COVID-19,specifically its relevance for the school community. Therefore, we selected relevant information from high-quality, reliable sources for the education system, families and for pre-primary, primary and secondary school children.

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WASH and COVID-19

The provision of safe water, sanitation and hygienic conditions is essential to protecting human health during all infectious disease outbreaks, including the COVID-19 outbreak. Ensuring good and consistently applied WASH and waste management practices in communities, homes, schools, marketplaces, prisons and health care facilities will further help to prevent human-to-human transmission of the COVID-19 virus.

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Water safety plan (WSP) and Sanitation safety plan (SSP) for Corona Virus Disease

Poster on Water safety plan (WSP) and Sanitation safety plan (SSP) for Corona Virus Disease

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Corona Virus COVID-19 Urban slum sticker

Urban slum sticker on Corona Virus COVID-19 Awareness

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কোভিড-১৯ (নোভেল করোনা ভাইরাস): সাধারণ জিজ্ঞাসা ও তার উত্তর সমূহ

বিশ্ব স্বাস্থ্য সংস্থা ও বাংলাদেশ রোগতত্ত্ব, রোগ নিয়ন্ত্রণ ও গবেষণা ইন্সটিটিউট (আইইডিসিআর) হতে সংগৃহিত কোভিড-১৯ (নোভেল করোনা ভাইরাস)সম্পর্কে সাধারণ জিজ্ঞাসা ও তার উত্তর সমূহ জানুন।

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Unicef resources on Water, Sanitation and Hygiene

Clean water, basic toilets and good hygiene practices are essential for the survival and development of children. Today, there are around 2.4 billion people who do not use improved sanitation, and 663 million who do not have access to improved water sources. UNICEF’s water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH) team works in over 100 countries worldwide to improve water and sanitation services, as well as basic hygiene practices. Last year, UNICEF’s efforts provided nearly 14 million people with clean water and over 11 million with basic toilets. In times of crisis children are particularly vulnerable; UNICEF responds and provides emergency relief to those in need.

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WASH Programme contribution to coronavirus disease (COVID-19) prevention and response (technical note)

COVID -19 is a viral infection caused by a coronavirus that has not been previously identified in humans. It is a novel (new) coronavirus first identified in Wuhan, China. Since its discovery, its geographic distribution continues to evolve. Provision of safe water, sanitation and hygienic conditions play an essential role in protecting human health during all infectious disease outbreaks, including the current COVID-19 outbreak. This paper is a technical brief on Water, sanitation, hygiene (WASH) and waste management for COVID-19.

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করোনাভাইরাস থেকে সুরক্ষিত রাখতে যা জানা দরকার

সকলে করোনাভাইরাস রোগ ২০১৯ (কোভিড-২০১৯) নিয়ে কথা বলছে এবং সবখানেই এই ভাইরাসের বিষয়ে এবং এর থেকে কিভাবে নিজেকে রক্ষা করা যায় সেবিষয়ে অনেক তথ্য পাওয়া যাচ্ছে। সঠিক তথ্যই আপনাকে এবং আপনার নিকটজনকে এই ভাইরাসের বিরুদ্ধে প্রতিরোধ তৈরি করতে সাহায্য করবে। দুঃখজনক হলেও সত্যি, এ বিষয়ে প্রাপ্ত অনেক তথ্যই সঠিক নয়। যে কোন স্বাস্থ্য বিবর্যয়ের সময় ভুল তথ্যপ্রবাহ মানুষকে অধিক মাত্রায় অরক্ষিত ও নাজুক করে তোলে। এর ফলে রোগ ও এর বিস্তারের বিষয়ে অহেতুক ভীতি ও সামাজিক লাঞ্চনা বেড়ে যায়।

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