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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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She Survived a Genocide. Now She’s Fighting to Rebuild Her Community
Global Citizen

Murad recently sat down with Global Citizen. Speaking through a translator, she described the daunting work ahead of her, what she hopes can be achieved, and how ordinary people can help out.Global Citizen campaigns on helping the Yazidi people receive justice and you can take action on this issue here.

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One Red Cross: Our Vision for the Future…and the Future is Now!
The Nature Conservancy

Every Red Crosser knows that 2017 was an extraordinary year—a record for disasters and a record for Red Cross responses with more Red Cross volunteers serving more clients impacted by more disasters than ever before. A year like this, one that pushes us to our limits, forces us to rethink our systems and structures so that we can ensure our readiness to respond to disasters—as well as continue to serve the American people in our other lines of service.

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