October 15th is Global Handwashing Day with this year's theme focusing on the link between handwashing and food.
Handwashing is an important part of keeping food safe, preventing diseases, and ultimately helping children grow strong. According to Global Handwashing Partnership, globally people wash their hands only 19% of the time after using the toilet or changing a child’s diaper.
Make handwashing a part of every meal
Here are a few ways you can make a difference this Global Handwashing Day: