Bihar Handwashing Project - Lifebuoy School of 5

To prevent childhood illness and mortality in Bihar, India through handwashing with soap.

Bihar Handwashing Project - Lifebuoy School of 5

Unilever entered into a partnership with Children’s Investment Fund Foundation (CIFF) and the Government of Bihar to promote handwashing behaviour change among children in Bihar. The main aim of the programme is to help prevent childhood illness and mortality. The partnership piloted the programme in two districts of Bihar – Begusarai and Khagaria, reaching out to nearly 1 million people. Unilever will now scale up the programme to cover more districts in Bihar and reach out to more number of people. Over the next three years, 45 million people are expected to benefit through this programme.

Partners

  • Children's Investment Fund Foundation (CIFF) - duplicate

    Foundation
    United Kingdom | Staff size: 51-100

    The Children’s Investment Fund Foundation (CIFF) is an independent philanthropic organisation, headquartered in London with offices in Nairobi and New Delhi....

  • Hindustan Unilever Limited (HUL)

    Goods Supplier
    India | Staff size: 10,000+

    Hindustan Unilever Limited (HUL) is India's largest consumer goods company based in Mumbai, Maharashtra. Hindustan As a fast moving consumer goods company it primarily offers home care, personal...

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Key Information

LocationIndia, South Asia
StatusActive
  • Start Date 2013
  • End Date 2018
  • ValueUSD 8.54 Million
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