World Water Day -- March 22, 2010

March 2010
MMWR: Morbidity & Mortality Weekly Report;3/19/2010, Vol. 59 Issue 10, p301
The article reports on the celebration of World Water Day on March 22, 2010. The special day is dedicated to the conservation and development of water resources. It also promotes more public involvement in resolving issues concerning water quality. It notes that around 884 million people do not have access to the appropriate source of drinking water. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) in the U.S. has committed to prevent diseases obtained from drinking water.


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