Seminar: WASH in Schools and Health Care Facilities

Inadequate WASH provision in institutions can have health consequences have health consequences such as an increased risk of infection, but also low attendance rates among schoolchildren, or cause major gender
gender and social inequalities. You want to learn more about how to promote WASH in schools and health health facilities?

This 2-day seminar will provide an overview of what aspects need to be aspects that need to be considered in order to create a safe and healthy WASH environment in schools and health facilities. The seminar will be mainly in German. Presentations and/or contributions may be presentations and/or contributions may be given in English.


  • Importance of WASH in schools and health care facilities
  • Specifics of WASH in schools to other institutions
  • Overview of technologies, behavioral interventions and organizational structures
  • Methods for determining the sanitary and hygienic baseline situation
  • Maintenance and cleaning concepts
  • Global and national monitoring systems for WASH in schools
  • Common challenges in institutions and possible solutions
  • Project examples


The seminar enables participants to analyze WASH activities in schools and health care facilities and to design and implement them in a context-related manner.

Target group

The target group for this seminar is employees of non-governmental organizations and interested parties who implement projects in the field of WASH.

If you are interested in participating in a seminar or have questions about the seminar topics, please feel free to contact us: or by phone at +49 30 419343-44 / -45.

Dates / Events

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