Successful Water Charity Benefit – Rockin’ the Spot

On November 8, 2008, Rockin’ the Spot produced a fundraising benefit to help Water Charity. The event was held in Interlaken, Switzerland, at the Caverne. It featured Churchhill, DJ Color and other DJs. This is a picture from the event. Check out the Rockin’ the Spot MySpace page. Here is a video of Churchhill.

Running Dry, an Urgent Need

“Running Dry” is a comprehensive public information/education project, established to raise awareness regarding the worsening global humanitarian water crisis. The projects centerpieces are two explosive and enlightening in-depth documentaries. “Running Dry”, and “Running Dry: The American Southwest”. The project was inspired by former U.S. Senator Paul Simon’s book “Tapped Out”, the coming world crisis in […]

Safer water, better health

Authors: Prüss-Üstün, Annette; Bos, Robert; Gore, Fiona; Bartram, Jamie Number of pages: 53 Publication date: 2008 Language: English Download the report [pdf 2.6Mb] Lack of safe water, sanitation and hygiene remains one of the world’s most urgent health issues. A new WHO report shows that a staggering 9.1% of the total global burden of disease […]

IWA-WHO Journal of Water and Health

Free access is available to the latest issue of the Journal of Water and Health, a joint venture between the International Water Association and the World Health Organization. The journal represents a joint commitment to promote high quality research and practice across the full range of challenges to harnessing water for health in developing and […]

Sanitation: slow progress, action crucial, say 2400 experts in Stockholm

Slow progress on sanitation will cause the world to badly fail the Millennium Development Goals while weak policy, poor management, increasing waste and exploding water demands are pushing the planet towards the tipping point of global water crisis. Action is crucial, stakes are high and time is running out were key messages coming from the […]

2008 World Water Week in Stockholm

“Progress and Prospects on Water: For a Clean and Healthy World” The 2008 World Water Week in Stockholm is now making its Second Announcement and Call for Registration. The World Water Week in Stockholm is the leading annual global meeting place for capacity-building, partnership-building and follow-up on the implementation of international processes and programs in […]

The Problem

Worldwide disease is one of the most important issues of our time. Every nation, and every person, has the obligation of addressing disease in an effort toward reducing the suffering of humanity. Water, sanitation and hygiene are all intimately related to the level of disease in developing countries, and thus must be given full attention […]


The technical solutions presently exist for the world to take immediate action to drastically improve the plight of people and communities that are without adequate water and sanitation. The ability to impact on the problem of lack of safe water supply is basically about money. With adequate funding, the problem can be resolved.

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