Health, Hygiene & Sanitation Workshops Kenya

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Health, Hygiene & Sanitation Workshops Kenya

  1. 1. Student Movement for Real Change<br />Health, Hygiene & Sanitation Workshops- Kenya<br />
  2. 2. From September to December 2008, SMRC worked with the community to conduct a series of four 10-day workshops with 160 participants from the Kayafungo. Health facilitators from the Muthaa Community Development Foundation (MCDF) led the workshops. <br />
  3. 3. Topics included: <br />Personal hygiene<br />Common<br />Nutrition<br />Watertreatment.<br />Latrine Construction<br />Wastewaterdisposal.<br />Ecological alternatives in sanitation<br />FirstAid.<br />Trainer of Trainers<br />
  4. 4. Workshop participants are now Community Health Trainers and have the responsibility to train others in the community and in the schools on better health practices.<br />
  5. 5. Emily Karechio, the lead health facilitator from MCDF, lectures women on household water filtration techniques. <br />
  6. 6. Workshop participants observe how to build a standard latrine. <br />
  7. 7. Community Health Trainer Program <br />During our Community Health Trainer (CHT) program in February 2009, selected CHTs from each sub-location trained pupils in every school where we installed hand-washing stations. <br />
  8. 8. The CHTs explained to the students the reasons they should wash their hands, how often to do it, and the best technique to ensure effectiveness. <br />

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