PACE educators – Now is the time to make sure everyone around you knows and uses good hand washing practices.

If you have PACE materials look at Action sheet # 27 Wash your Hands, #28 Making Soap, and help each person in your household to read (or read to them) the water chapter in Africa our Home for background information. It will also support school learning that many are missing out on just now.

With many children not in school why not set up a Tippy Tap outside your house? It’s a simple, fun and hygenic way to wash hands that uses little water and is a reminder to everyone that we need routine, super rigorous handwashing to prevent the spread of Corona virus.

Children and adults enjoy practicing Tippy Tap hand washing!

There are even more resources and advice on how to improve hand washing behaviours on