BBC Learning Zone Clips

CLIP 3219

How access to clean water has raised life expectancy in Bangladesh

How access to clean water has raised life expectancy in Bangladesh
Play
Key Info
  • How access to clean water has raised life expectancy in Bangladesh
  • Duration: 01:21
  • A report highlighting the effects of hand pumps - tube wells - on village life in Bangladesh. Improved access to clean water has raised life expectancy. Includes images of village life in Bangladesh.
  • Subject:

    Geography

       Topic:

    Water

  • Keywords: clean, supply, access, water, hand pump, tube well, life expectancy
Ideas for use in class
  • Could be used for whole class stimulus or pupils' own individual research on topics including: village life in India and/or contrasting localities; the importance of water to life; sources and uses of water.
Background details
  • Clip language : English
  • Aspect ratio : 16x9

BBC navigation

BBC © 2014 The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.