It’s easy to forget that many people around the world don’t have access to clean water when we don’t think twice about taking twenty minute daily showers or running the washing machine whenever we feel like it. The truth is that millions of people around the world do not have these luxuries that we take for granted and to help bring awareness to worldwide water issues, the UN created World Water Day.
Get more on World Water Day 2011!
March 8th is the 100th anniversary of International Women’s Day (and Mardi Gras!) and people all over the world are celebrating the achievements of women.
Learn more about International Women’s Day after the jump!