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

World Economic Forum Annual Meeting 2017 in Davos, Switzerland

Water.org and our partner Stella Artois joined world leaders at the WEF Annual Meeting in January to bring awareness of the global water and sanitation crisis and our commitment to ending the it – saving lives, creating opportunities and turning poverty into possibility.

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