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MacGyver Meets Water
Nature Conservancy

Springs have different ecological needs. Hydrologists Zach Freed and Hank Johnson have designed experimental retrofits to restore springs in the quest to save and reuse water. Learn More

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Fresh Drinking Water Is Unevenly Distributed Throughout The Globe
Global Citizen

Only 2.5 percent of the world’s water is fresh, drinkable water. Many countries rely almost completely on importing bottled water but with the improving technology that cleans water, sharing this technology will help to evenly distribute the water ‘wealth’ throughout the world. Learn More

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Rose’s story, then and now
Water.org

Four years ago, Rose, a single mother of two, took out a small loan to provide her family with a toilet and a water source. The water from the tap she constructed gives Rose the convenience and ability to dedicate her life to her work…

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Talking Toilets With Matt Damon
National Geographic

Award-winning actor Matt Damon, also co-founder of Water.org, tells of his vision for accessible water: “The first hurdle to clear is to get people to understand that it’s an issue, and then the second is to try to make it easier to talk about.” Learn…

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Drowning Out Poverty
Michele L. Sullivan

For most of us, water is such a fundamental part of each day that we don’t often stop to contemplate its importance. We rely on it for our health, to prepare our food, and to clean our homes. Clean water is so vital that without…

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The US Is Finally Talking About Climate Change Displacement
Global Citizen

Now, the consequences of climate change on US communities seem to finally be getting the media attention they deserve. Two large-scale pieces exploring the ramifications of climate change displacement ran in The New York Times and Rolling Stone over the past week.

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Going cashless: Future of payments and paper currency
CGTN America

Less cash – more digital payments. The trend seems to be global, even in the countries where the majority of the population does not even have a bank account. One techie in Tanzania, is now on the quest to prove that it’s the way of the future.

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3 Ways to Build the Workforce of Tomorrow
United Way

Kids who have hope for the future tend to be successful in school and in life. This hope can come from caring adults who make time to connect with kids. Especially if they can share how and why they work where they do. This purpose and connection give students reasons to hope, illuminate a path forward and contribute to developing the healthy and active workers our economy needs.

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