March 20th is U.N. World Water Day

The U.N. points to statistics which say every day nearly 6,000 children around the world get sick from drinking unclean water. To bring attention to the problem the U.N. started World Water Day in 1992.  U.N. World Water Day website here.

This year has also been designated the Year of Sanitation by the U.N. General Assembly.

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