13 July 2008
Corruption is one of the main causes of a global crisis that deprives more than a billion people of access to safe drinking water and more than 2.6 billion of access to sanitation systems, according to a new by Transparency International. "In perhaps no other area does corruption so profoundly and directly affect the lives and livelihoods of billions of people as in the provision of water," Transparency chairwoman Huguette Labelle...