According to UN-Water; Today, 2.2 billion people lack access to safely managed drinking water services and 4.2 billion people lack safely managed sanitation services. Unsafe hygiene practices are widespread, compounding the effects on people’s health. The impact on child mortality rates is devastating with more than 297 000 children under five who die annually from diarrhoeal diseases due to poor sanitation, poor hygiene, or unsafe drinking water.
UNICEF estimated that; Every year there are over a million death related to unsafe water, sanitation and hygiene. World Health Organization estimated that 1.5 million children under 5 years die from unsafe water, inadequate sanitation and lack of hygiene in developing countries in the world. A significant amount of disease could be prevented through access to safe water, adequate sanitation and better hygiene practices.
In June 2019; the World Health Organization estimated that contaminated drinking water can cause 485,000 diarrhoeal deaths each year. By 2025, half of the world population will be living in water stressed areas. Learn more about Drinking with World Health ORganization
Contaminated water can transmit disease such as diarrhoea, cholera, dysentery, typhoid and polio. There is therefore, undeniable need for safe water throughout struggling communities in the developing world. For that reason, we have placed our contributions to decreased the conditions through projects like; Household water treatment ans safe storage, Safe Water System, Hand-Pump boreholes drilling, community health Promotion. Learn moreabout House hold water treatment.
It is estimated that; Safe and readily available water is important for public health, whether it is used for drinking, domestic use, food production or recreational purposes. Improved water supply and sanitation, and better management of water resources, can boost countries’ economic growth and can contribute greatly to poverty reduction.
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