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World Bank Brief: WASH (Water, Sanitation & Hygiene) and COVID-19

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Language English
Industry Sectors: Biotech, health care & pharma
Power generation
Resource Topics / SDGs::
Includes Topics/Sustainable Development Goals from the resource and its locations.
Increase Access to Water, Sanitation, Hygiene (SDG 6.1 & 6.2)
Resource Topics:
Includes topics from the resource and its locations.
COVID-19/Novel Coronavirus
Resource URL https://www.worldbank.org/en/topic/water/brief/wash-water-sanitation-hygiene-and-covid-19?CID=WAT_TT_Water_EN_EXT
Year 2020

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Safely managed water, sanitation, and hygiene (WASH) services are an essential part of preventing and protecting human health during infectious disease outbreaks, including the current COVID-19 pandemic.