For Ibrahim, an imam from Sierra Leone, water plays a vital role in preparing to lead prayer at the local mosque. And what's more, Ibrahim's faith plays an important role in keeping harmony in his community.
There is no water source at Yiraber Health Centre, Ethiopia. The people working here want to do what is best for their patients. But it’s hard to cope without water, knowing they could be spreading infections to new patients.
Growing up in India, acclaimed film director Shekhar Kapur saw the striking contrast between those struggling to find a reliable, clean water source, while across the road, wealthier homes had endless supplies on tap.
We all remember a great teacher; that person who shines a guiding light at a time when you have no idea what you are doing tomorrow, let alone what you are doing for the rest of your life. Under a huge tree in the middle of Chilangiza village, Malawi, is one such teacher.