You are here: Home Homestead Living Activism/Events World Water Day 2009 World Water Day 2009 by Stephanie Evans March 21, 2009, 1:07 pm Our friends over at EarthFirst.com turned us on to this YouTube video in honor of World Water Day 2009 on Sunday, March 22, and we wanted to share it with our audience as well. “If a community does not have clean water, it is impossible to improve public health in the long-term,” says Steve Commins, Fragile States Manager and water expert for International Medical Corps. “Even if we train communities to practice basic care, if they are drinking unsafe water, they are constantly threatened by waterborne illnesses, including cholera, diarrhea, and typhoid.” See more Previous article Tap Project: One Dollar Provides a Child with Safe Drinking Water for 40 Days Next article Obama White House to Plant Organic Garden on South Lawn Leave a Reply Cancel reply Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. Upload a photo / attachment to this comment (PNG, JPG, GIF - 6 MB Max File Size): (Allowed file types: jpg, gif, png, maximum file size: 6MB.