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Singing In The Shower To Help Save Cape Town's Water

In late 2017, the South African city — hit by a historic drought — faced the possibility it would have to shut off its water supply within six months. A musical challenge helped avert that disaster.
Susan van Rooyen and Moe Kekana of King James Group were behind the 2-Minute Shower Song project. Source: Claire Harbage

Around the world, people are struggling for access to drinking water. All Things Considered is examining the forces at play in separating the haves from the have-nots — from natural disasters to crumbling infrastructure and corruption.

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