Water Scarcity and Pollution

Fight water scarcity !

What are the effects of water pollution ?

  • Children (mainly girls) have to drop out of school due to having to carry water which hurts their back & shoulders
  • Diarrheal diseases are spread easier
  • Has a major effect on their health
  • 650 million people don't have access to safe water so they drink dirty water

What can we do to help this problem ?

  • Bring bottled water to families in Africa
  • Bring toilets and sinks to schools and families
  • Teach the government and schools about how important hygiene really is
  • Give the people who have already been diagnosed with diseases medicine (if the illness is curable)
  • Build safe wells/faucets
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