World Water Day, 22 March 2021

16 March 2021

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World Water Day, held annually on 22 March, focuses on the importance of freshwater and raises awareness of the estimated 2.2 billion people living without access to safe water. Under the theme of valuing water, the 2021 campaign aims to generate a global, public conversation over social media looking at how people value water in all the ways it is used.

More information and resources are available on the World Water Day website.