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Teaming up for clean drinking water
Water is an essence for life <ul><li>We all need a minimum of one liter of water per day to survive and 50 liters for reas...
Lack of water causes diseases <ul><li>One out of six children are born to a life in poverty and without access to clean wa...
Water for All wants to change this <ul><li>Water for All is a non-profit organization managed by Atlas Copco employees </l...
Helps in areas with a need
Simple methods are used <ul><ul><li>Drilling or digging </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Protecting natural springs </li></ul></...
Helps people to help themselves <ul><li>The goal is to give people access to safe drinking water for a long period of time...
Cooperation world-wide Water for All always cooperates with non-political aid organizations  They run the projects and acc...
You can contribute <ul><li>A five euro per month contribution during a year can give sustainable drinking water to more th...
Join Water for All <ul><li>Clean drinking water is a basic human right! </li></ul><ul><li>Join Water for All and help more...
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Atlas Copco: Teaming Up For Clean Drinking Water!

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Water for All is a non-profit organization managed by Atlas Copco employees. Since 1984 it helps to provide clean drinking water for life. 1 000 000 people have been helped

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  1. 1. Teaming up for clean drinking water
  2. 2. Water is an essence for life <ul><li>We all need a minimum of one liter of water per day to survive and 50 liters for reasonable comfort </li></ul><ul><li>More than 65% of the world’s population has not enough water </li></ul><ul><li>About 1.1 billion people have no access to clean drinking water </li></ul>
  3. 3. Lack of water causes diseases <ul><li>One out of six children are born to a life in poverty and without access to clean water </li></ul><ul><li>About 5 500 children die each day of diseases that could be prevented by better water quality </li></ul>
  4. 4. Water for All wants to change this <ul><li>Water for All is a non-profit organization managed by Atlas Copco employees </li></ul><ul><li>Since 1984 it helps to provide clean drinking water for life </li></ul><ul><li>1 000 000 people have been helped </li></ul>
  5. 5. Helps in areas with a need
  6. 6. Simple methods are used <ul><ul><li>Drilling or digging </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Protecting natural springs </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Using hand pumps </li></ul></ul>
  7. 7. Helps people to help themselves <ul><li>The goal is to give people access to safe drinking water for a long period of time </li></ul><ul><li>The local village contributes with work and small money for spare parts </li></ul><ul><li>Women are usually in charge in the local communities </li></ul>
  8. 8. Cooperation world-wide Water for All always cooperates with non-political aid organizations They run the projects and account for the money spent, in line with rules prescribed by Water for All At times, they use Atlas Copco equipment
  9. 9. You can contribute <ul><li>A five euro per month contribution during a year can give sustainable drinking water to more than 100 people </li></ul><ul><li>Atlas Copco is a main supporter to Water for All and matches employee donations </li></ul>
  10. 10. Join Water for All <ul><li>Clean drinking water is a basic human right! </li></ul><ul><li>Join Water for All and help more people get access to clean drinking water </li></ul><ul><li>Contact your local Water for All organization or send an e-mail to [email_address] for more information </li></ul>
  11. 11. Teaming up for clean drinking water

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