The novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic has shocked the whole world with its severity. … One of the key recommendations to contain the disease is to wash hands frequently with soap and water. … Washing hands is a difficult challenge in many developing countries and underdeveloped countries. Clean water is often in short supply, and many slum dwellers lack access to clean water. … David Feldman, professor of urban planning and public policy and political science, University of California Irvine states that in rural Mexico, some five million people lack access to clean water.
Every drop counts in these times of COVID-19
Down to Earth, May 4, 2020
May 4, 2020