The Global Water Crisis
Dear Future President,
Water scarcity is a major problem for many people who live in dry areas of the world. The daily struggle to get water places a burden on many women and young girls who go to extremes trying to help their families survive. Water from ponds, streams, or muddy creeks are not suitable for drinking. Dirty water can contain
I think that people are not being treated right if they don’t have water, no person should have to live like that. As I was researching I found that The Cambridge Dictionary defines water as “a clear, colorless liquid that falls from the sky as rain and is necessary for animal and plant life.” A common pattern
Creating access to water is a hard task, but there are many options to give water. Many organizations are already raising money to help these people by building wells. Wells supply clean water for a large area of people, but we still need to put money towards building more wells and researching ways to make better water filters. Another area of research is
Having a dirty water supply leads to a series of problems. Drinking polluted water or using it for sanitation leads to sickness. When children are
Around the globe, at least one billion people are facing water scarcity. If there are 7.4 billion people on earth, then that means that about 1/7 or 13.51% of the world is lacking in one of life's necessities. I am writing to you, the future president, because I think that if you don’t care about the real fact that 1/7 of the planet is suffering, then how could we know that you would take care of one country. Please help these people in need.
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