Water is so essential to our lives and the planet and I know I completely take it for granted. I turn on my faucet, and there it is. Tomorrow is Blog Action Day and the subject this year is water. You can join in or simply read more about it here.
Right now, almost a billion people on the planet don’t have access to clean, safe drinking water. That’s one in eight of us who are subject to preventable disease and even death because of something that many of us take for granted.
Access to clean water is not just a human rights issue. It’s an environmental issue. An animal welfare issue. A sustainability issue. Water is a global issue, and it affects all of us.