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2.6 billion
people do not have access to proper sanitation facilities such as toilets.(JMP Report, UNICEF/WHO 2006)

1.1 billion
people do not have access to proper drinking water facilities such as aqueducts and tubewells.(JMP Report, UNICEF/WHO 2006)

3.8 million
people die each year of water related diseases.

6.6 billion
and more people in the world today.(State of World Population, UNFPA 2007)

7 billion
people in 60 countries will be facing water shortages by the middle of the 21st century.(UNU-EHS 2004)

2 billion
people will have suffered from flood damage stemming from population increase and climate change by the middle of the 21st century.(UHU-EHS 2004)

9 billion
people in the world by 2050.(State of World Population, UNFPA 2007) Asia-Pacific Water Forum

 

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water poverty

 

 

 

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