Clean Water

“Orange Is the New Black” star Uzo Aduba joins Global Citizen as they rally millions around the world to push for clean drinking water and proper sanitation for the world’s most vulnerable people. They travel to Aduba’s parents’ homeland of Nigeria, where they urge governors to commit state funds to eradicate the contaminated water and open defecation crises.

Tune in on October 10, 2019 to watch the CLEAN WATER episode to learn more.


How transforming water changes lives

Through the power of clean water, the P&G Children’s Safe Drinking Water Program is helping to keep children healthy, enabling them to get an education and offering a more promising future for communities all over the world.


For nearly a billion people around the world, access to clean drinking water is a major challenge. But short-term relief can come in a tiny packet.

Witness how P&G and partner organizations are helping to provide clean drinking water around the world.

About The Children's Safe Drinking Water Program

The P&G Children’s Safe Drinking Water (CSDW) Program started as a non-profit initiative in 2004. Through a diverse network of more than 150 partners, CSDW helps provide clean drinking water using the P&G Purifier of Water packets and helps raise awareness of the water crisis. Simply providing clean, drinkable water can reduce the risk of disease. The power of clean water can keep children healthy so they can attend school, which enables economic opportunities and the chance for families to build a better life.

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Since 2014, Global Citizen has been campaigning on Clean Drinking Water and Sanitation. This is a key pillar of achieving the Global Goals because ensuring everyone has access to clean water and proper sanitation guarantees basic dignity and prevents debilitating and deadly diseases from spreading. We have made great strides, but we still need to ensure governments invest more so that all people living in extreme poverty have clean water and sanitation. Here is how you can get involved - go to and take action to call on Nigerian State Governments to each pledge $14-21 million to clean water and sanitation.

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