WASH (WAter, Sanitation and Hygiene) United is a non-profit organization that works to end the global sanitation and hygiene crisis by making toilets and good hygiene "cool" and "sexy". What differentiates WASH United from other organizations working in the sector is that WASH United doesn’t use health-based messaging, but rather harnesses the power of fun, interactive gaming experiences, super star role models and strictly aspirational communication to change attitudes and behaviors on these neglected issues.

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  • WASH (WAter, Sanitation and Hygiene) United is a non-profit organization that works to end the global sanitation and hygiene crisis by making toilets and good hygiene "cool" and "sexy". What differentiates WASH United from other organizations working in the sector is that WASH United doesn’t use health-based messaging, but rather harnesses the power of fun, interactive gaming experiences, super star role models and strictly aspirational communication to change attitudes and behaviors on these neglected issues. WASH United currently works in 8 countries in Sub-Saharan Africa and in India. In Africa, WASH United works in Burkina Faso, Ethiopia, Ghana, Kenya, Lesotho, Mali, Tanzania and Uganda. WASH United is registered as a non-profit limited liability company (gGmbH) in Berlin,Germany, where the organization’s international headquarters are. WASH United just opened a regional office. (en)
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  • Sub-Saharan Africa and South Asia
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  • 2009 (xsd:integer)
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  • Thorsten Kiefer, Founder & CEO; Sören Bruhn, Co-Founder
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  • WASH United logo 2012.jpg
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  • WASH (WAter, Sanitation and Hygiene) United is a non-profit organization that works to end the global sanitation and hygiene crisis by making toilets and good hygiene "cool" and "sexy". What differentiates WASH United from other organizations working in the sector is that WASH United doesn’t use health-based messaging, but rather harnesses the power of fun, interactive gaming experiences, super star role models and strictly aspirational communication to change attitudes and behaviors on these neglected issues. (en)
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  • WASH United (en)
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