I’ve been big a supporter of water.org going back to 2011 by donating the proceeds of my “Submarine Warriors” and “Mobile Strategies for Business” books. The work that Gary White and Matt Damon have been doing to help end the water crisis that leaves nearly one billion people without access to clean drinking water or sanitation …
As the Earth continues to warm, our weather becomes increasingly unpredictable. While flash floods wreak havoc on some areas of the United States, many others are devastated by seemingly unending drought. Global warming brings with it a long list of serious consequences, but I’m just going to focus on one of them. Drought. Anyone who watched …
You might not believe it, but while two-thirds of the Earth is covered by water, only 3% of it actually is drinkable. This means that roughly 1 billion people are unable to find the clean drinking water they need to survive. When you add inadequate sanitation to the equation, the number of people put at risk more than doubles. This culminates in the heartbreaking stat that over 3 million people die yearly from water-related diseases.