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Fighting the World Water Crisis One School at a Time

June 27th, 2017

Imagine going to school and having to get your drinking water from a dirty pond? Imagine needing to use the lavatory, but all the stalls were missing doors. Imagine there […]

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Charity: Water Ratchets Up Technology for Water Project Results and Transparency

April 11th, 2016

Since its inception, charity: water, an Aid for Africa member, has made transparency to its donors of paramount importance. Donors receive photos and GPS coordinates of water projects they help […]

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Providing Clean Water on the Blue Planet

March 21st, 2014

Earth is the water planet. Seen from space, its extensive blue oceans, rivers, and lakes give Earth its second name—the blue planet. From space, it’s beautiful. From the home of […]

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The Challenge of Providing Clean Water in Rural Africa

March 22nd, 2013

Every two years the World Health Organization takes a look at access to improved drinking water around the world.  The good news is that an additional 2 billion people gained […]

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World Water Day: Imagine if You Woke Up Tomorrow and No Water Flowed from Your Taps

March 22nd, 2012

Imagine if you woke up tomorrow and no water flowed from your taps. How far would you have to walk to get to the nearest fresh water source? How long […]

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