Yem Neang pumps water from well to water the plants in her garden
Yen Neang works the pump on a well to get water for the plants in her garden.

Diseases from unsafe water and lack of basic sanitation kill more people every year than all forms of violence, including war. That’s wrong. We all have the right to clean water.

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Why is clean water important?

Safe water, sanitation, and hygiene save lives during emergencies and in the long-term struggle against poverty.

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