The Journey to Clean Water and Sanitation

Timeline created by chloegray
  • Period: to

    Population Growth and Increased Industrialization

  • First Water Shortage on Record

    First Water Shortage on Record
    Before this, there wasn’t a recording of a shortage in history.
  • Connection Between Water and Cholera Were Discovered

    Connection Between Water and Cholera Were Discovered
  • Period: to

    Public Water Systems Started to Increase and Droughts Came

  • U.S. Clean Water Act

    U.S. Clean Water Act
  • National Water Day

    National Water Day
    U.N. General Assembly designed it.
  • Millenium Development Goals Were Created

    The U.N. made goals for where they want the world to be regarding to water in 2015.
  • UN Water Founded

    UN Water Founded
    An organization/platform used to help with the clean water and sanitation issues.
  • Millenium Development Goals Reached Quicker Than Expected

    Millenium Development Goals Reached Quicker Than Expected
    More than 2 billion people gained access to safe drinking water.
  • U.N. Made November 19 World Toilet Day

    U.N. Made November 19 World Toilet Day
    Emphasize those people that do not have access to good sanitation.
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EPKa8A8Pm3U
  • Sustainable Development Goals Designed

    Sustainable Development Goals Designed
  • Over 2 Billion are Still Without Clean, Safe Water

    Over 2 Billion are Still Without Clean, Safe Water
  • People are Receiving Clean Water

    People are Receiving Clean Water
    20 million people have clean water.