WASH Program & Climate Change

Bangladesh flooded house - Impact of climate change

“Villagers stand on jute plants surrounding a flooded house in the Gaibandha District of Bangladesh. The country is among the most vulnerable to increased flooding with climate change. “ (PHOTOGRAPH BY JONAS BENDIKSEN, NAT GEO IMAGE COLLECTION) 村民們站在孟加拉國Gaibandha區一座被水淹沒的房屋周圍的黃麻植物上。該國是最易受氣候變化影響的國家之一。 “ (JONAS BENDIKSEN攝影,NAT GEO IMAGE COLLECTION) CTW is proud to be a part of UNICEF’s water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH) program. WASH works in …

We Love Our Soap

Gyneth Tan-Murphy - Managing Director, Clean the World Asia

And our beneficiaries do too! Tests by SGS laboratories ensure our soap is up to cosmetic grade standards. This means each bar we produce transforms from used to better-than-new. The reason it is better-than-new? Not only is it high quality soap but they are repurposed. Thus reducing our carbon footprint. These soap bars are human tested, as we use it to wash …

University of Macau’s Visit to Guizhou, China

University of Macau volunteering in China

According to UNICEF and WHO around 1,000 children in China die from hygiene related illness every day. A harrowing statistic and one we would like to see change. Last month students from the University of Macau gave out bars of our soap. This was part of Henry Fok Pearl Jubilee College’s Service Learning Project in Guizhou, China. 500 children aged …

Happy Father’s Day Alex! 父親節快樂 ! Alex

The Team - Alex

1. What’s your name?  ­      請問你叫什麼名字?   Alex Chin.             錢漢強 2. How long have you worked at CTWA?    你在潔世亞洲工作多久了?   5 years  五年。 3. What do you like most about your job?  對於這工作 你最喜歡的是什麼?   I like that my job is very meaningful and it can help people.  Previously, I worked in logistics company and I feel happier now …

Meet our 2018 Summer Interns!

Summer intern at Clean the World Asia

1. What’s your name?My name is Connie! 2. Where are you from?I’m born and raised in San Francisco, California. 3. What are you studying and what do you want to be when you grow up?I’m majoring in Communications and minoring in Psychology. A future goal of mine is to open up a Soup Kitchen and also a Christmas Present Drive for the less …

Meet our 2018 Summer Interns!

Summer intern at Clean the World Asia

1. What’s your name? My legal name is my Korean name Gun Hee Sim, but I go by my English name Erin.  2. Where are you from? I am from Orange County located in the Southern part of California!  3. What are you studying and what do you want to be when you grow up? At the moment, I am studying Global Studies …

Hygiene and Nutrition Go Hand in Hand

Handwashing with children in the Philippines

Text by Jaana Harris  (Bachelor in Nutrition & Food, Masters in Pharmacy) How Poor Hygiene Can Affect our Health Practicing good hygiene is pivotal when it comes to food preparation. It ensures that the food being eaten is safe for consumption. Poor hygiene when handling, or eating food can lead to the harmful spread of germs, which can cause food-born …