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World AIMS Resourcing How many of these does one person use in a year? Copyright World AIMS Project
World AIMS Resourcing Roughly 105! Copyright World AIMS Project
World AIMS Resourcing How many of us have mobile phones? Copyright World AIMS Project More people in the world own a mobile phone than have to a toilet. 2.5 billion people which is two fifths of the world’s population do not have access to a toilet
World AIMS Resourcing What is the problem? Copyright World AIMS Project Why are toilets so important? Spread of diseases Impact on education Safety issues
World AIMS Resourcing What is being done about it? Copyright World AIMS Project An organisation called WaterAid works with different countries around the world to help improve the quality of water and sanitation pfbVs pfbVs
World AIMS Resourcing What is being done about it? Copyright World AIMS Project MRDF is working alongside TBS in Nepal. This is an organisation that is trying to tackle the problem of a lack of toilets and making people aware of the dangers it brings.
World AIMS Resourcing What can I do? World Toilet Day 2013 Copyright World AIMS Project Every November 19 th is World Toilet Day It’s aim is to raise awareness of the dangers facing 2.5 billion people on a daily basis and break the taboos surrounding this issue
World AIMS Resourcing The Big Squat! Copyright World AIMS Project World AIMS is asking Methodist Schools up and down the country to help raise awareness World AIMS would like students to participate in THE BIG SQUAT. This involves a whole group of you squatting in a open space such as a school hall, dining hall, sports field etc.