Blog action day – Water.
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.