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Source: Republic of France in French The French Republic has issued the following statement:

October 15, 2020 – News

Hand hygiene is an essential measure to reduce the spread of infections. On the occasion of Global Handwashing Day, this Thursday, October 15, 2020, WHO is reiterating the importance of this everyday gesture.

With our hands, we take objects, open doors, use our keyboards, greet our friends, etc. They are, therefore, a privileged vector of contamination of pathogenic agents.

As Public Health France reminds us, 80% of microbes are transmitted through the hands either by direct contact or by touching contaminated objects and surfaces and then putting their hands on the face.

against the Covid-19

Hand hygiene saves lives. Washing your hands with soap and water for 30 seconds is the most effective hygiene measure in preventing the transmission of all viruses.

Discover the key steps for good hand washing:

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