Description of the Training

This topic provides 12 images of recommended good hygiene.The cards are used to help prompt participants  to discuss some of the ways that people should keep themselves clean, with the objective of understanding that many diseases can be prevented by good personal hygiene

How to use Card set  3. ‘Personal Hygiene’ 

This set can be used in three ways:

  1. A participant holds up the card to the audience and describes what she thinks is right or wrong with the person
  2. They can be sorted into three groups of good, average and bad practices
  3.  The cards can be used to block the route of a  disease by showing a disease from 2.a  and then asking them to select a card which could prevent this disease from Card set 3.

Link to the Facilitator instructions for the topic

Click here   Rwanda_3. Personal Hygiene_English

Click here 3. Hygiene Personnelle_french

1. Boy washing face each morning
5. Father shaving boys hair
9. Cutting finger nails
2. Boy washing body each evening
6. Mother washing body
10. Washing genitals daily
3. Mother/Father cleaning teeth twice daily
7. Father washing body
11. Washing underwear regularly
4. Mother washing hair
8. Mother washing clothes
12. Change sanitary towels / dispose well / burn


ENGLISH                                                                                      FRENCH

1Boy washing face each morningUn garcon qui lave la figure chaque matin
2Boy washing body each eveningUn garçon qui lave la corps chaque soir
3Mother / father cleaning teeth twice dailyUne  mère  et un père lavent les dents deux fois par jour
4Mother washing hairUne  mère  qui lave ses cheveux
5Father shaving boys hairUn homme qui raser le crane  d’enfant
6Mother washes bodyUne  mère prend son bain
7Father washing bodyUn homme prend son bain
8Mother washing clothesUne  mère qui lave les vêtements
9Cutting finger nailsCouper les ongles des doigts
10Wash  genitals dailyLaves les intimes chaque jour
11Wash underwear regularlyLaves les sous vêtements toujours
12Change sanitary towels /dispose well/burnChangez les serviettes hygiéniques et jetez bien/brûlez

Facilitator instructions for Personal Hygiene (Rural) in English:

Rural Personal Hygiene Facilitator Instructions