1 in 10 people lack access to safe water
1 in 3 people lack access to a toilet
Women and children spend 125 million hours each day collecting water
Every 90 seconds a child dies from a water-related disease
Every $1 invested in water and sanitation provides a $4 economic return

Press Resources

Welcome to the Water.org Press Room. Water.org invites members of the media to learn about our methods, access the most current news, content, and multimedia on the site.

Request an Interview or Speaker

Top Links

Press Kit (PDF)

About Water.org » Bio of Gary White »
About WaterCredit » Water Facts »

Recent Coverage

Visit the Coverage Archive »

News Releases

Print Documents

About Water.org PDF
Fast Facts PDF
Annual Report PDF

Photo Resources

Water.org photos and videos are available under a Creative Commons BY-NC-SA license. Feel free to use photos, stories, and videos for your class, paper, or media opportunity.

More photos on Flickr and in our Archive.

Video Resources

More videos on Youtube and in our Archive. Download B-Roll of Water.org field work

Recent Stories

Previous Campaigns