Water is an integral part of our ecosystem,
preserving life, maintaining the natural forests, and nurturing flora and
fauna. Yet its course is also a saga of degradation, deterioration, and
diminishing resources, striking at the very roots of human existence.
In the struggle for life, women and
children play a silent role in making water available to their families
and loved ones. In both rural and urban areas of much of the world, collecting
water is a woman's task.
With growing water scarcity, women and