Clean water coin: We can make a difference!

Clean water coin: We can make a difference!

A few facts: diseases from unsafe water and lack of basic sanitation kill more people every year than all forms of violence, including war. Children are the most vulnerable as their bodies aren't strong enough to fight diarrhea, dysentery and other illnesses. Every single week, Thirty thousand people die from unsafe water and unhygienic living conditions. 90% of these deaths are children under five years of age. The World Health Organisation reports that 3.6% of all diseases worldwide can be prevented by simply providing clean water, sanitation and hygiene. Team Charity: Water, are a group....


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