Projects
WATSAN
Health & Hygiene Promotion Campaigns in Schools:

This project has targeted 250 schools out of 473 government primary schools in the earthquake affected areas of Bagh District, AJK.

The objectives of the project were to:

  • Help students understand and develop good hygiene practices to prevent diseases related to lack of hygiene knowledge.
  • Improve the general hygiene and environmental condition of the targeted schools.
  • Meet the psycho-social and developmental needs of the targeted students .
  • Inculcate hygiene awareness on a long term basis and its replication from generation to generation.
  • Identify and prevent health problems associated with water and sanitation among students.
  • Advocate for the high-risk hygiene behavior and sensitize the beneficiaries about the need to adopt the appropriate use and maintenance of hygiene and health facilities.
  • Promote Child to Child (CtC) approach for hygiene promotion and community education for better healthy habits providing an outlet for families to be educated through their children.

 

To achieve the above mentioned objectives, health and hygiene training sessions were held in the targeted schools. During the project span (12 months), more than 25,000 children and teachers were oriented and sensitized regarding health & hygiene covering the following topics;

  • Introduction to Health & Hygiene
  • Personal & Family Hygiene
  • Healthy Food
  • Dental Cleaning
  • Skin Diseases
  • Five Senses
  • Principles of First Aid
  • Abdominal Diseases
  • Common Cold
  • Clean Water
  • Tobacco and Drug Abuse

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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