Clean, Sparkling, Safe Water for All
Clean, reliable drinking water for all populations remains a top international goal. As of 2020, about three-quarters of the world—5.8 billion people—had access to safe water, according to the World Health Organization. But around 500 million people are estimated to still use unpurified water taken from wells, springs, lakes, ponds, rivers, and streams.
Many organizations today are working to address the global water crisis, but one—Christian non-profit Healing Waters International (HWI)—is foc