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Back to Basics -- Clean Water
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ellohei wrote in wvmaxim
According to UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon, more people die from unsafe water than from all forms of violence, including war. Every day around the world,  one child under the age of five dies every 20 seconds from water-related diseases, according to the UN Environment Programme.

3.7% of all deaths are due to waterborne diseases, and contaminated water and poor sanitation are factors in 80% of all disease in the developing world. That's why clean water is such a priority to World Vision.

Link to the UN article:

Link to World Vision's Water and Sanitation page:


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