COVID-19 Water, Sanitation and Hygiene in Schools

Published by
United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR)
Coronavirus (COVID-19)
Humanitarian Sectors - Water Sanitation Hygiene Promotion
Humanitarian Sectors - Health
School Management - Safe Schools and Learning Environments

This document presents the results of a survey  assessing the WASH readiness of schools in UNHCR- supported refugee camps and refugee settlements. UNHCR and partners are using the results to improve water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH) COVID-19 mitigation measures in schools and design targeted improvements to WASH facilities to allow for safe operation of schools.