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PATH and WaterAid America cordially invite you to Defeating a Global Killer: The Need for Action on Diarrheal Disease, a discussion of a growing global health crisis that receives little attention and what we can do about it. These two leading NGOs will be releasing reports that explore the actions that the international aid community must take to stop deaths from diarrheal disease.

Please save the date: May 12, 9:00 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.

National Press Club – Fourth Estate Room
529 14th Street, NW
13th Floor
Washington, DC 20045
*Light breakfast will be provided.

Diarrheal disease is the second-leading killer of children after acute respiratory infections like pneumonia. With adequate resources and effective implementation of available health, clean water and sanitation solutions, we can save the lives of millions of children right now.

A formal invitation will follow.  If you received this save the date from a colleague and would like to receive an invitation, please contact Jennifer Farmwald at (212) 683-0430 or

PATH works to improve the health of people around the world by advancing technologies, strengthening systems and encouraging healthy behaviors.

WaterAid America works to overcome poverty by enabling the world’s poorest people to gain access to safe water, sanitation and hygiene education.