17 million women/children tasked with household water collection in 24 African countries

https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2016/06/160601151920.htm

Nearly 17 million women and children (mostly girls) in 24 sub-Saharan African countries are responsible for hauling water long distances to their homes, a task that takes them more than 30 minutes per trip, according to a study.

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