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Take our menstrual hygiene survey – menstrual hygiene day

You can join Hope Spring Facebook discussion on the topic here. The questions are posted below, but you can only take part in the survey at the link posted above. Question: Did/have you ever miss(ed) school because of menstruation? Answers: a. Yes b. No c. Prefer not...

2017 Hand Hygiene Day – Save Lives: Clean Your Hands

2017 Hand Hygiene Day – Save Lives: Clean Your Hands

By Temple Oraeki The “Save Lives: Clean Your Hands campaign” is the World Health Organization’s (WHO) global call to action for health workers, which is marked annually on May 05. The theme of this year’s campaign is “Fight Antibiotic Resistance – It’s in your hands”....

Support Hope Spring on Givey donation platform

Support Hope Spring on Givey donation platform

Thanks to the very nice people at Givey, you now use their fantastic platform raise money or donate money to Hope Spring Water. We applied to be on their platform, our application was approved and our very own fundraising page was ready to use in less than 2 hours. If...

Water Sanitation & Hygiene (WaSH) Roundup – March 2017

Water Sanitation & Hygiene (WaSH) Roundup – March 2017

Partly to keep the readers of the Hope Spring Water blog informed, partly to keep up to date with what is happening in the world of WaSH, our versatile volunteer Evgeniy Gakaviy has just started a monthly blog post series called the “Water and Sanitation roundup”. In...

Hand Hygiene Day – 5 May 2017

Hand Hygiene Day – 5 May 2017

Hand hygiene 2017 theme - Clean Care is Safer Care World Health Organisation (WHO) designates the 5th of May of every year to hand hygiene, giving the day an apt name: Hand Hygiene Day. Everyone is encouraged to, and reminded to wash their hands regularly on Hand...

Temi Odurinde raised £503 for Hope Spring Water

Temi Odurinde raised £503 for Hope Spring Water

The early winter morning runs, aching limbs and blisters could not stop Temi Odurinde from running the Barcelona Marathon on the 12th of March, in aid of Hope Spring, a Herefordshire based WASH (water, sanitation and hygiene) charity. Temi Odurinde, 56, of...