By: Sruthi Subramanian from Mounds View High School, Minnesota
The Ripple Effect: Hand Washing and Health
In Ghana, around 4,000 Ghanaian children die each year from diarrhea. Hand washing is estimated to reduce these deaths by up to 50%. My project proposal aims to encourage hand washing by raising awareness through educating students, teachers, and families. My overarching goal is to improve the well-being of all Ghanaians.
Focus on Ghana
This project addresses the following sustainability goals in Ghana: