CORRECTION | English Language 100 Health Messages And Activities For Children To Learn and Share

28 March, 2020

Apologies that I provided the WRONG URL for the English version of our 100 messages booklet. The correct url is

If it is good for you to have the complete message and list again with the

correct urls then please find them below.


At this time of confinement for many, here is a BIG challenge for the

children you know! They can learn and share as many of our 100 health

messages as they can!

Download our free booklet from the links below in the language that you


Each time your child/children learns a message and teaches it to someone

else, give them something small (a piece of ribbon, an old button, a square

of coloured paper). Get them to memorise the messages in sets of 10. Use

story telling or visual clues to weave the messages together.

Please forward to any parents or teachers you think will be interested in

sharing this challenge with the children they know.

We would love to have news (and photos) of how you and your children are

doing with the challenge.













Portuguese (Mozambique)






Thanks and stay safe


CHIFA profile: Clare Hanbury is director of Children for Health ( She qualified as a teacher in the UK and then worked in schools in Kenya and Hong Kong. After an MA in Education in Developing Countries and for many years, Clare worked for The Child-to-Child Trust based at the University of London’s Institute of Education where, alongside Hugh Hawes and Professor David Morley she worked to help embed the Child-to-Child ideas of childrens participation in health – into government and non-government child health and education programmes in numerous countries. Clare has worked with these ideas alongside vulnerable groups of children such as refugees and street children. Since her MSc in International Maternal and Child Health, Clare has worked freelance and focuses on helping government and non-government programmes to design and deliver child-centered health and education programmes where children are active participants. Clare has worked in many countries in East and Southern Africa and in Pakistan, Cambodia and the Yemen. Her current passion is for distilling health information for teachers, health workers and others – into simple practical health messages actionable by children.

Email: clare.hanbury AT