Water and Women
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Water and Women

The sun had barely set, it seemed, when it was time for Nsonge to wake up and prepare for the two-mile long trek to the nearest stream. She needed to fetch water for the family before her husband and children awoke, returning by sunrise to begin the rest of the day’s work. Currently, nearly 750 million people, 11 percent of the world’s population, lack access to safe water;[1] more than half of these individuals are…