Globally, nearly half of all healthcare facilities and half of all households do not have basic handwashing facilities with soap and water.
By signing our pledge, you're raising your voice in support of the human right to clean water, sanitation and hygiene. No one can live a healthy, productive or dignified life without these three essentials.
This is a crisis and makes good hygiene impossible for millions, contributing to the spread of diseases like COVID-19.
Founded in 1981, WaterAid works in more than 30 countries. transforming millions of lives every year by equipping communities with clean water, decent toilets and good hygiene.
So far, we’ve reached 26.4 million people with clean water - and we're just getting started.