Blog Action Day: Water

Blog Action Day: water – Dirty Laundry – hand-crafted goods.

“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. Every week, nearly 38,000 children under the age of 5 die from unsafe drinking water and unhygienic living conditions.”

Full story off the link above.

Here in Quebec we are truly blessed with an over abundance of  fresh water, something a billion people worldwide can only dream about. Today, let’s take a moment to be grateful for our fresh water and perhaps think of ways that we can preserve it and use it in sustainable ways. It makes no sense to take fresh water for granted and the future of humanity rests in how we manage this most precious of all resources.

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