Today 1 person out of 9 lacks access to safe water and 1/3 of the population does not have access to a toilet.
Empowering populations by helping them access water not only decreases risk of diseases, but also increases their ability to show and teach ways of accessing and using it.
Every 90 seconds a child dies from a disease related to water, and the number of people killed each year due to diseases or hygiene-related issues has reached 1 Million.
School attendance increases largely when safe water is accessible, reducing time spent in families fetching water that can be very time-consuming.
The lack of basic water and sanitation causes $260 Billion losses every year.
It is our belief that funding water projects not only soothes populations, but places them in control of their every day necessities (water, Food, sanitary conditions…)