Global Water Crisis
785 million people lack access to clean water
An estimated 200 million hours hauling water every day.
The average woman in rural Africa walks 6 kilometres every day to haul 40 pounds of water
Every day, more than 800 children under 5 dies from diarrhoea caused by contaminated water
2 billion people live without access to adequate sanitation
673 million people defecate in the open
One of the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals aims to provide universal access to clean water and sanitation by 2030.