How This Organization Is Transforming Concern Into Action

A shelter focus group meeting conducted by Concern with residents of the Bentiu camp in South Sudan. Photo: Kieran McConville

Have you ever stopped to think about where your water comes from? Most of us don't have to walk further than a few feet to a sink with filtered water or a fridge with chilled water, or maybe we even have a whole stash of ionized bottled water. According to UNICEF, more than two billion people worldwide don't have access to clean water and it's usually left to the women and girls to take on the work of collecting it. Women and girls around the world spend 200 million hours collecting water every day. Access to clean water is only one of the problems those in need are dealing with on a daily basis. That's where Concern Worldwide comes in.

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