Drinking water security
In India, 600 million people face high to extreme water stress (Niti Ayog 2018). They have no choice but to drink dirty water.
The global urban population is expanding rapidly. What does this mean for access in terms of water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH)?
Schools and students thrive when they have access and an integrated approach towards water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH).
13 children under the age of 5 die every hour in India due to diarrhoea (WHO 2015). Access to decent toilets can decrease these numbers.
WASH in health and nutrition
The full benefits of good health and nutrition is also dependent on access to clean water, decent toilets and good hygiene.