Blog action day – Water.

Filed under: Personal,Politics; Author: Les Bain; Posted: October 15, 2010 at 1:47 pm;

Facts about water:

  • Unsafe drinking water and lack of sanitation kills more people every year than all forms of violence, including war.
  • More people have access to a cell phone than to a toilet.
  • Every day, women and children in Africa walk a combined total of 109 million hours to get water.
  • The average American uses 159 gallons of water every day – more than 15 times the average person in the developing world.

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