Gender, Hygiene and Sanitation

Effective sanitation and hygiene promotion pays attention to gender differences and the effects of such differences early on in the process to ensure that different groups are treated equitably. No one should be excluded from hygiene and sanitation services on the basis of their sex, age, disability, socioeconomic, or cultural/ethnic group.

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Why bother? Advantages of accounting for gender

What is it? Gender in promotion

How to do it? Mainstreaming gender into sanitation and hygiene action