Women and girls can play important role in managing water

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Nargis Bibi, 12, draws water from a well near her home at a brick factory in the village of Tarlai, on the outskirts of Islamabad, Pakistan © Rebecca Conway/IRIN

Gathering in Stockholm, Sweden this week, people from around the world are talking about water: how to share it, how to keep it clean and for some countries, how to find it.

During World Water Week Sanjay Wijesekera, UNICEF's Chief of Water, Sanitation and Hygiene spoke with UN Radio's Gail Walker about the role women and girls can play in managing this precious resource.

Duration: 3'12"

 

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