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As news of the Covid-19 pandemic began, we developed an educational program for handwashing and hygiene for young school girls at Government Girls School, Kaduna. After the training, we created a Whatsapp group to sustain the information-sharing program with the girls. The initial group was encouraged to add their peers to the group and supported to continue the conversation. We shared precautionary measures and other information about the virus from WHO, UNICEF and the Nigeria Center for Disease Control (NCDC) to counter misinformation.


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In the lead-up to UHC Day 2020 (“Health for All: Protect Everyone”), we are highlighting how CSEM member organizations are contributing to ensure the COVID-19 response protects everyone and keeping momentum going for universal health coverage amid the crisis. See more.

Join us for the virtual UHC Day rally on 12 December 2020 — share your commitment to UHC and call on decision-makers to protect everyone!