Hello I’m (First Name) a 5th grader at (name of school). This year the environmental learning theme is “Be Water Wise.” My Water Factoid is: Of the 6 billion people on earth, 1.1 billion do not have access to safe, clean drinking water. For More Information, Goto: eeweek.org
The water and sanitation crisis claims more lives through disease than any war claims through guns
Of the 6 billion people on earth, 1.1 billion do not have access to safe, clean drinking water.
There are over 116,000 human-made chemicals that are finding their way into public water supply systems.
The cost per person per year for having 10 liters of safe drinking water every day is just $2 USD.
Blue Covenant: Maude Barlow on the Global Movement for Water Justice
Maude Barlow is the head of the Council of Canadians, Canada's largest public advocacy organization, and founder of the Blue Planet Project. Barlow is author of the new book Blue Covenant: The Global Water Crisis and the Coming Battle for the Right to Water. Flow The Film