'Mr Toilet' Jack Sim now wants to solve poverty as he counts down to his 'last day'

World Toilet Organisation founder Jack Sim is now devoting his energies to the larger agenda of global poverty. PHOTO: LATRINE DREAMS PRODUCTIONS
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SINGAPORE - Mr Jack Sim's days are numbered.

The Singaporean businessman turned sanitation champion runs a countdown app on his phone with an "expiry date" set for March 3, 2037, when he turns 80.

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