Global Handwashing Day 2022: Theme, History, and Significance

Every year, Global Handwashing Day is observed on October 15 in the world. the main purpose of this day is to spread awareness about the importance of hygiene.

  • Global Handwashing Day (GHD) is known as an international handwashing promotion campaign that aims to motivate and mobilize people around the world in order to improve their handwashing habits.

Global Handwashing Day 2022: Theme

  • The theme for 2022 Global Handwashing Day theme is “Unite for Universal Hand Hygiene” which calls for coordinated action as we actively work toward universal hand hygiene.
  • The theme 2021 for Global Handwashing Day is “Our Future is at Hand – Let’s Move Forward Together.”
  • The Theme focuses on the importance of hand wash and encourages people to wash their hands with soap at critical times”.

Global Handwashing Day 2022: History

  • In 2008, the Global Handwashing Partnership (GHP) established World Handwashing Day to raise awareness regarding“washing hands, building sinks and tippy taps, and demonstrating the simplicity and value of clean hands and was celebrated in over 70 countries.
  • On that day, All children washed their hands with soap.
  • This day is also sponsored by governments, schools, International Institutes, NGOs, private companies, and others.

Global Handwashing Day 2022: FAQs

When is Global Handwashing Day observed?

Global Handwashing Day (GHD) is celebrated on October 15th every year.

What is the theme 2022 for Global Handwashing Day?

The theme for 2022 Global Handwashing Day theme is “Unite for Universal Hand Hygiene”

Why is Global Handwashing Day observed?

It aims to spread awareness about the importance of hygiene.

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