The Princess Charlene of Monaco Foundation is to save lives by putting an end to drowning.
Its missions are to raise public awareness about the dangers of water, teach children preventive measures, and teach them to swim.
The World Health Organization estimated that 372,000 people drowned worldwide in 2012(*).
More than 40 fatalities every hour
More than half the victims are under the age of 25
Children under the age of 5 are the most affected