We take for granted having safe drinking water. Many of us will live a life time in a privileged society with safe drinking water and many choices of drinks available in our grocery store’s aisles. Many are unaware about how many people do not have that privilege.
Today is World Water Day.
WaterAid America Head of Policy and Advocacy, Lisa Schechtman (@LSchecht), will join People Water co-founder Cody Barker; Water.org International Program Manager, April Davies; charity: water East Africa Water Program Officer Wanja Laiboni; and representatives from Water for People and Whole World will be hanging out on Google+. Hosting the hangout will be viral video comedian, Justine Ezarik (aka iJustine).
Catch the Google+ hangout will be broadcast live by the Google for Nonprofits Google+ account at ow.ly/iZCdj.
What you can do to help:
■Follow WaterAid America on Twitter and Facebook and share their posts on the #20ways that water is just the beginning of the road out of poverty.
■Join the World Water Day Google+ Hangout at 1.30pm EST on March 22 – WaterAid and other water organizations will be discussing the world water crisis and solutions in a celebration moderated by YouTube star Justine Ezarik.
■Make a donation: as experts in practical, hands-on water solutions WaterAid has brought clean water to 17.5 million people. But they need your help to achieve their aim of helping 1.4 million more people this year.
Visit www.wateraidamerica.org/worldwaterday for all the latest World Water Day news.