12 Days of Christmas (Day 8)

12 Days of Christmas (Day 8)

by Adam Goodwin | 2013 | Last Updated: December 21, 2013


With the countdown to Christmas now in the final days, I made a 12 days of Christmas countdown list.  Based on the programs and organizations I am currently working for, 12 things that someone in the world has control to present to the world as a gift.  Enjoy.

Day 8

On the eighth day of Christmas, my true love sent to me, a good solution as to how to provide enough safe, clean, and secure drinking water so each of the planet’s seven billion individuals can have eight glasses of water a day.

A Call To Action

If you are currently reading this blog post, remember, you are likely one of the lucky minority of human beings who has access to clean and secure drinking water.  A perspective on how priviledged a small minority is in the world.

Further Reading

Follow the Twelve Days of Christmas by reading: Day 1 | Day 2 | Day 3 | Day 4 | Day 5 | Day 6 | Day 7 | Day 8 |


These are one person’s thoughts and opinions.  I welcome and strive to get your feedback and own thoughts. Feel free to comment below or connect with me via social media.

Adam Goodwin is a Canadian working in the United Kingdom, and is a proud shameless idealist. His parents currently work in Cairo, Egypt. He has siblings and distant family in Canada and around the rainbow nation’s only home. Follow his year+ overseas on Twitter (@adam13goodwin) and on this blog.

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