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  1. Sustained improvements in hygiene behaviour amongst village women in Lombok, Indonesia.

    Article - En anglais

    Fifty-seven mothers in Indonesia were involved in a face-to-face health education programme which encouraged hand-washing with soap.

    The intervention spanned 4 months and comprised fortnightly visits by 2 community organizers, who supplied free soap.

    Two years after the intervention, 79% of mothers were still using hand soap, despite the fact that they now had to buy it themselves.

    The community seemed to be benefiting from a sustained reduction in diarrhoea episodes due to improved hygiene practices.

    Mots-clés Pascal : Hygiène, Femelle, Homme, Education sanitaire, Comportement, Campagne de masse, Utilisation, Savon, Evaluation, Indonésie, Programme sanitaire, Asie

    Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Hygiene, Female, Human, Health education, Behavior, Mass campaign, Use, Soap, Evaluation, Indonesia, Sanitary program, Asia

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    Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique

    Cote : 94-0075614

    Code Inist : 002B30A02B. Création : 199406.