UN: Finding a Phone Easier Than Finding a Toilet

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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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