1 year ago this week in Manhattan, New York, UNICEF devised a very original way of raising awareness to the water problem millions of people across the globe are facing every day. The Dirty Water campaign gave people the chance to buy a bottle of disease-infected water, other people are forced to drink on a daily basis. The water-bottles were kept in vending machines across Manhattan and purchased for $1 each.

We thought we would re publish the idea in case you missed it and needed a reminder.

Here’s what is written on the Dirty Water vending machines:

Interested in helping, Charity Water is a great place to start. (Charity Water)