DIHAD 2010

DIHAD 2010

Dubai Cares hosted the launch of the global advocacy campaign, “Call to Action for WASH in Schools” at the seventh Dubai International Humanitarian Aid Development Conference and Exhibition (DIHAD) 2010. This campaign, which was the result of a collaboration between CARE, Dubai Cares, Emory University Center for Global Safe Water, IRC International Water and Sanitation Centre, Save the Children, United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF), Water Advocates, Water Aid, Water For People and the World Health Organization (WHO), aimed to provide safe drinking water, improve sanitation facilities and promote lifelong health for children in schools. A publication titled “Raising Clean Hands: Advancing Learning, Health and Participation through WASH in Schools” was also launched to assist national, regional and international development institutions in their efforts to advocate for WASH in schools.

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