Clean Water Crisis:WIU Water Awareness Project<br />By: Group 1<br />
The Problem<br />There are nearly 1 billion people on the planet that lack access to clean drinking water. <br />Nearly on...
Who Does it Affect?	<br />Millions of women and children have to walk miles to reach a source of water, and often these so...
Our purpose<br />To raise awareness that millions of people around the world have no drinking water.<br />Help those who a...
How we helped	<br />We set up an account on social media sites to help alert others about our cause. <br />We also started...
What YOU can do to help<br />Donate your time or money to help the cause. <br />It only takes a few dollars to give a fami...
Resources To Use	<br />Our Page: www.facebook.com/WIUWaterAwareness<br />Keep updated on the fight and get information on ...
Information	<br />All information used is courtesy of www.water.org<br />
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Clean Water Crisis

  1. 1. Clean Water Crisis:WIU Water Awareness Project<br />By: Group 1<br />
  2. 2. The Problem<br />There are nearly 1 billion people on the planet that lack access to clean drinking water. <br />Nearly one in eight people currently face this problem.<br />On our planet less than 1% of the water is freshwater.<br />Contaminated water can have microorganisms<br />Bacteria, Protozoan, Viruses<br />These microorganisms can make someone very sick, even cause death.<br />This poor sanitation leads to nearly 3.575 million people deaths each year from water related diseases.<br />
  3. 3. Who Does it Affect? <br />Millions of women and children have to walk miles to reach a source of water, and often these sources are polluted. <br />This polluted water can lead to disease in men, women, and children all throughout villages across the globe.<br />
  4. 4. Our purpose<br />To raise awareness that millions of people around the world have no drinking water.<br />Help those who are in need of safe water.<br />Provide information to those who aren’t aware of the crisis going on everyday.<br />
  5. 5. How we helped <br />We set up an account on social media sites to help alert others about our cause. <br />We also started our own campaign on my charity:water to help raise money and awareness for providing clean water.<br />It was our goal to initiate interest and action in this movement.<br />
  6. 6. What YOU can do to help<br />Donate your time or money to help the cause. <br />It only takes a few dollars to give a family the help that they need.<br />Commit your time to letting others know about this crisis.<br />Find and support charities fighting the battle against dirty water.<br />
  7. 7. Resources To Use <br />Our Page: www.facebook.com/WIUWaterAwareness<br />Keep updated on the fight and get information on how to donate.<br />Other resources:<br />www.water.org<br />www.charitywater.org<br />www.globalwater.org<br />
  8. 8. Information <br />All information used is courtesy of www.water.org<br />

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