Clean water means health, income and education – especially for women and kids.
Every $1 invested in improved water supply and sanitation can yield from $4 to $12 for the local economy, depending on the type of project.
Even in regions prone to natural disasters, water infrastructure has proven to be a smart investment, sometimes reducing flood damage or disease rates among survivors. Clean water transforms lives, communities and generations — and at a surprisingly low cost.
Find out more at http://www.charitywater.org/whywater/
Part of our special focus for World Water Week.