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WaterPartners International


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WaterPartners International's solution to the global water crisis.

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WaterPartners International

  1. 1. We Envision… Everyone in the world taking a safe drink of water
  2. 2. Critical Issues <ul><li>More than a billion people have no access to safe water. </li></ul><ul><li>More than two billion lack tolerable means of sanitation. </li></ul>
  3. 3. Global Water Crisis A child dies every 15 seconds from a water-borne disease .
  4. 4. A Bleak Future Children lose 443 million school days a year to disease from contaminated water.
  5. 5. Challenge <ul><li>Commitment: </li></ul><ul><li>Clean, safe drinking water </li></ul><ul><li>and sanitation </li></ul>
  6. 6. Hile, Ethiopia
  7. 7. Hile, Ethiopia ‘ For 38 years I have suffered. The water here is dirty and muddy. It has algae, worms and a bad smell. We try to filter it with our clothing because you can see all this, but it does not help much. My son has had to go the clinic three times with diarrhea. Now, with this project, we think about the future generations. They have a bright future. This is an historic moment for us.’ -Ziman Kahsay
  8. 8. You Are The Solution
  9. 9. Building the future with people… with Partners
  10. 10. WaterCredit Small loans that empower and enrich communities
  11. 11. <ul><li>We are not </li></ul><ul><li>out to save </li></ul><ul><li>the world… </li></ul><ul><li>just its water. </li></ul>Change
  12. 12. $200 Rescues a family in Honduras $25 Saves a child You Are The Source
  13. 13. Your Help is Vital <ul><li>$10,000 will provide water to an entire village in India. </li></ul><ul><li>$5,000 will complete a major initiative for a spring protection system in Ethiopia. </li></ul><ul><li>$1,000 will fundamentally change the lives of more than 400 people in Bangladesh. </li></ul>
  14. 14. Thank you