Super Team

Other - Water and Sanitation

Behaviors that reduce risks of water and sanitation related disease transmission
  • Drinking water drawn from safe source with clean hands, vessel
  • Storing drinking water safely
  • Protection of food from files and other insects
  • Washing hands with soap after ablutions
  • Proper disposal of garbage
  • Avoid open disposal of excreta on land or water
  • Proper drainage of wash water and kitchen waste water
  • Washing hands with soap before preparing food and before every meal
  • Use safe water for drinking disinfected by chemical treatment, boiling or ultra-violet radiation (SODIS)
  • Water sources for drinking bathing and cooking protected from pollution
  • Safe disposal of children’s excreta in a latrine
  • Using properly maintained sanitary latrine for excreta disposal

Contact Us

Janathakshan Project

Practical Action Regional Office (Sri Lanka, India, Pakistan),

No 05, Lionel Edirisinghe Mawatha,

Colombo-5, Sri Lanka.


Tel : 94-11-2829412

Fax : 94-11-2856188

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