Almost 1 in 10 are without access to the most basic human need.
WATER IS LIFE.
As women and children carry the burden of fetching water, they are impacted the most by lack of safe access to clean water.
Every 90 seconds, a child dies from a water-related illness.
Women and girls often spend up to six hours a day collecting water.
Women are responsible for 72% of the water collected in Sub-Saharan Africa.
Involving women can make water projects 7 times more effective.