Water Sanitation & Hygiene
The benefits of having access to an improved drinking water source can only be fully realized when there is also access to improved sanitation and adherence to good hygiene practices. Beyond the immediate, obvious advantages of people being hydrated and healthier, access to water, sanitation and hygiene known collectively as WASH has profound wider socio-economic impacts, particularly for women and girls.
International Climate Change Development Initiative's (ICCDI) responds to Water because is a basic necessity, and an important resource for sustaining life. The decline in water quality endangers the health of humans as well as the ecosystem. Clean drinking water, hygiene, and sanitation play an important part in maintaining health.