Actress/Singer Mandy Moore and social environmental advocate Alexandra Cousteau, granddaughter of famous ocean explorer, spent the day on Capitol Hill Tuesday meeting with congressional leaders to advocate for more resources to provide clean water. From The Hill,
The two participated in a Congressional briefing on the effect of water, sanitation and hygiene on global health and development and then visited Upper Senate Park, where they took photos with students from Oyster Adams Elementary in D.C. and HB Woodlawn School in Arlington. The photo opportunity was the world’s longest toilet queue, to draw attention to the lack of water and sanitation globally.
The campaign was part of a partnership with American Standard Brands in celebration of World Water Week.