This woman is running 200 marathons to help tackle the world’s water crisis

Running for water ... Mina Guli has run 100 of the 200 marathons so far. Image: Mina Guli

Charlotte Edmond

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A quarter of the world’s population lives in areas of extremely high water stress. Image: World Resources Institute


What is the Forum doing to address the global water challenge?

Mina Guli, founder and CEO of Thirst Foundation, running marathon number 49 in Africa.
Mina Guli wants 200 companies - one for each of her marathons - to assess their water risk. Image: Mina Guli

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Mina Guli celebrates her 100th marathon. Image: Thirst Foundation
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