UN: Finding a Phone Easier Than Finding a Toilet

Friday March 22, 2013 12:44 PM - One Comment

cell-phoneThe United Nations says six billion of the world’s seven billion people have mobile phones - but only 4.5 billion have access to toilets or latrines.

So the U.N. is launching a global campaign to improve sanitation for the 2.5 billion people who don’t have it.

U.N. Deputy Secretary-General Jan Eliasson called their plight “a silent disaster” that reflects the extreme poverty and huge inequalities in the world today. Read more here.

{Andy Heller-Matzav.com Newscenter}

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One Response to “UN: Finding a Phone Easier Than Finding a Toilet”

1. Comment from C.D.Urbach
Time March 24, 2013 at 6:12 AM

….which is why this guy hasn’t shaved in years.
We need Obama-Booths.(like the emergency phones)

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