A letter to the editor in today’s Guardian newspaper has highlighted the need for the UK government to increase investment in one of the most cost-effective public health interventions: handwashing with soap.
Read the letter here.
Congratulations to everyone who has written into national and local newspapers this week to promote Global Handwashing day. If your letter was published, please remember to send a copy into the office so we can share your success with the rest of the network. If your letter was not published this time remember that it will have been passed on to a relevant journalist to read and demonstrates to the media that there is strong public interest in global poverty issues.