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This paper focuses on promotion of sanitation and
hygiene education among school children with a goal of
enhancing positive knowledge, attitudes and skills that
help encourage them to become agents of hygiene behaviour
change in their schools, homes and communities. It
addresses why schools; and children and how children are
becoming agents of change.