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Dirty water kills millions | The Gustavian Weekly

By Jake Seamans Editor-in-Chief | March 22, 2010 | Old Editor-in-Chief blog

I thought I would share an interesting article that relates to Gustavus’s most recent Nobel Conference on water. In a report released yesterday, the United Nations said that polluted water kills more people than war.

According to the report, 1.8 million children younger than five die annually of water-related illness.

Story on CNN

UN press release