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

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Organizations Involved UNICEF The United Nations Children's Fund, WASH4Work
Language English
Resource Topics / SDGs::
Includes Topics/Sustainable Development Goals from the resource and its locations.
Increase Access to Water, Sanitation, Hygiene (SDG 6.1 & 6.2)
Resource Topics:
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Safe, Affordable Water
Leaving No One Behind
COVID-19/Novel Coronavirus
Year 2017

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Resource Overview

UNICEF's water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH) scope of work in the COVID-19 response is to support affected, at-risk, low-capacity and fragile countries to secure WASH services and infection prevention control in health facilities, and sustain availability and access to WASH services in schools, households and community settings. This technical document outlines the overarching strategy and tactics for implementing the WASH response.