Global action on climate crisis
This is the web version of Live Earth's October 30, 2009 email. Click here to subscribe to our twice-monthly emails.
Last Saturday, people in 181 countries came together for the most widespread day of environmental action in the planet's history. At over 5,200 events around the world, people gathered to call for strong action and bold leadership on the climate crisis.
The next global day of action is coming soon - start thinking about how you will participate!
Pump Aid's Solutions Provide Clean, Safe Water for Millions in Rural Africa
Pump Aid is part of the growing network of NGOs that will use funds raised by the Dow Live Earth Run for Water to support sustainable and scalable water programs around the world. To donate directly to the NGO selected for your country, visit http://liveearth.org/give
Pump Aid is an international Water and Sanitation charity that tackles poverty by working with local communities in southern Africa. Pump Aid does this by establishing sustainable supplies of clean water and safer sanitation solutions. The long-term effects of their work will ensure improved health and increased agricultural production by improving the availability and quality of water for domestic consumption; promoting the productive use of water in agriculture, tree-planting; and providing sanitation with health education.
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Save Water and Lives
Check out our Save Water and Save Lives section! Save Water is filled with great tips on how you and your family can work to conserve water at your home and office. And Save Lives is filled with some of the important projects around the world that are working tirelessly to save lives by providing access to clean drinking water.
Check it out here - http://liveearth.org/save
You can help solve the water crisis by participating in the April 18, 2010 Dow Live Earth Run for Water. Run/walk registration is now officially open! Sign up now at http://liveearth.org/run.
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