Good hygiene is only possible with clean water
We all need clean water to survive; it's vital for keeping clean and healthy. But many people are going without, impacting their health, education and livelihoods.
2 in 5
people lack handwashing facilities at home.
Anita's village in Nepal only has 4 taps. With 160 homes, 40 families share 1 tap. Water’s scarce so Anita’s family struggles to stay clean, putting their health at risk.
people around the world don't have access to clean water.
Azmatun spends three hours each day collecting water from the nearest river – and it isn’t even clean. This jeopardises her health and leaves her no time for school.
was the hottest year on record - the climate crisis is a water crisis.
Climate change is making life harder for Srey in Cambodia who already struggled to get clean water. Floodwater contaminated her water source making it unsafe to drink.
Get involved, your way
There are lots of ways to help us reach everyone, everywhere with clean water, decent toilets and good hygiene.