Nearly 13 million people don't have access to adequate sanitation in Nepal, nearly half of the population.

people in Nepal don't have access to safe water. This is half of the population.

1,927 children die every year from diarrhoea caused by unsafe water and poor sanitation in Nepal.

Nepal is a landlocked country with a diverse landscape ranging from low lying terrains to Mount Everest. Many rural communities live far from water sources while in urban areas the growing population, cause in part by the decade long conflict in the country, is putting increasing strain on limited water and sanitation supplies.
A man carries a metal water container on his head.