Clean water sets off a chain reaction for good. It frees children from a life spent gathering dirty water, and from a multitude of deadly diseases. It supports health and opens the door to education, a promising future, and a full life.
Did you know?
- Every day, nearly 1,000 children under 5 die from diarrhea caused by contaminated water, poor sanitation, and inadequate hygiene.
- World Vision is the largest nongovernmental provider of clean water in the developing world, reaching one new person every 10 seconds.
- A study in Ghana showed that 8 in 10 World Vision water wells were still operational even 20 years after they were built, significantly higher than industry standard.
About World Vision
World Vision is a Christian humanitarian organization dedicated to working with children, families, and their communities worldwide to reach their full potential by tackling the causes of poverty and injustice. World Vision serves all people, regardless of religion, race, ethnicity, or gender.