22nd March is celebrated as the world’s international ‘Water Day’. Having proper water facilities is a basic human right.
In 2010, the UN recognized “the right to safe and clean drinking water and sanitation as a human right that is essential for the full enjoyment of life and all human rights.”
The theme for 2019:
Every year the day is being celebrated under a specific theme. The theme for 2019 is “Leaving no one behind” which is the central promise of 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.
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Even in this era, where most of the countries are progressed enough to fulfill the needs of their nationals, some areas are still out of the water. People living there, have to face a lot of difficulties for not having even water resources. Several households, schools, workplaces, factories, and farms are struggling to survive and thrive.