Every 8 March, people across the world come together to celebrate girls and women and campaign for equality
See the difference safe water, toilets and hygiene can make to women in the world’s poorest communities.
Here are the stories of six remarkable women who have inspired change for their families, communities and women everywhere.
Mariette was reluctant to get involved in her community’s water
management. But now she’s an inspiration to other women
in her village!
Hear their stories: www.wateraid.org/uk/iwd