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Nearly 750 million people still without adequate drinking water
Access to drinking water has been one of the biggest successes of the Millennium Development Goals, UNICEF said ahead of World Water Day, but for 748 million people around the world, just obtaining this essential service remains a challenge. Some 2.3 billion people have gained access to improved sources of drinking watersince 1990.

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Life after the floods
“I’ve lost everything in the waters. But God willing life will get better” says 26-year-old Melquelina Ernesto, a mother of five, at the Cajual accommodation center in Zambézia, Northern Mozambique, where she was living for more than a month with her children ever since floods destroyed her house.

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