- Less than 1% of the world’s fresh water is readily accessible for direct human use
- 884 MILLION people lack access to safe water supplies–roughly one in eight people.
- 3.575 MILLION people die each year from water-related disease
- 84% of water-related deaths are children ages 0-14.
- A child dies every 15 seconds from Continue reading
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- The average person spends three years of their life going to the toilet Continue reading →
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