How Unilever is harnessing its brand and consumer know-how to tackle hygiene

Hand-washing is one of the most cost effective public health interventions out there, but the challenge is convincing people to actually do it. Here's a look at why Unilever, a powerful global brand, is working both through its business and with partners to leverage the company's skills to help tackle the issue.

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  • Adva Saldinger

    Adva Saldinger is an Associate Editor at Devex, where she covers the intersection of business and international development, as well as U.S. foreign aid policy. From partnerships to trade and social entrepreneurship to impact investing, Adva explores the role the private sector and private capital play in development. A journalist with more than 10 years of experience, she has worked at several newspapers in the U.S. and lived in both Ghana and South Africa.