ankraut; http://www.flickr.com/photos/ankraut/538294558/; Polluted Water at Dakshinkali Temple

“Unsafe water kills more people than war, Ban says on World Day“, UN News Centre

“Every day around the world, 2 million tons of sewage and industrial and agricultural waste are poured in the earth’s waters, while one child under the age of five dies every 20 seconds from water-related diseases, according to the UN Environment Programme (UNEP).”

“World Water Day Focus on Global Sewage Flood”, National Geographic

“There are few places where this is more clear than in Nairobi’s slums. On a rainy day in Kibera—one of the world’s largest unofficial settlements, or shantytowns—you are ankle deep in a soupy, earthy smelling mess of red mud, human waste, and plastic shreds.”

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