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Global Water Crisis - A Brief Note

  Global   Water Crisis – A Brief Note In this very Brief Discussion we shall try to highlight that   at this moment we are facing   severe water crisis globally and this will be clear from the following hard    facts – ·         Everyday more than 800 children under 5 die from diarrhea caused by polluted water, lack of proper sanitation and unsafe hygiene practices ; ·         785 million people lack access to clean water ; ·         Women and girls spend an estimated 200 million hours   bringing water   every day ; ·         The average woman in rural Africa walks 6 kilometers everyday to bring   40 pounds of water ; ·         200,00,00,000   people   on our planet live without access to adequate sanitation ;      Special Sufferings of Women & Girls In poor families of Asia, Africa and   South America which comprise the   vast majority   of   the global population of this section, the women & girls often bear the burden of   carrying water for their families