A total of 2.6 billion people, one in two inhabitants of developing countries, live without basic sanitation. Nearly 750 million people have no access to clean water.
“It is only humane to help. As its members have decades of experience, the DWA can offer advice in these areas, and encourage its members to make donations” says Otto Schaaf, DWA Chairman. He adds: “The DWA knows it can rely on the expertise of Welthungerhilfe on development issues and the water sector.”