#clean water

  • Article: Detroit Schools Turn Off Drinking Water After Discovering Lead and Copper
    Water & Sanitation

    Detroit Schools Turn Off Drinking Water After Discovering Lead and Copper

    By Sophie Maes|Aug. 31, 2018

    Public schools in Detroit, Michigan, are notoriously under-resourced. Read more

  • Article: This Kenyan Clean Water Charity Won a $2 Million Prize
    Water & Sanitation

    This Kenyan Clean Water Charity Won a $2 Million Prize

    Aug. 22, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    About 40% of Kenya's 46 million people rely on unclean water sources. Read more

  • Article: This Marine Expert Wants to Tow an Iceberg to Cape Town to Solve the Water Crisis
    Water & Sanitation

    This Marine Expert Wants to Tow an Iceberg to Cape Town to Solve the Water Crisis

    By Joanna Prisco|July 5, 2018

    Is it just crazy enough to work? Read more

  • Article: This Old Tropical Seed Could Bring Clean Water to Millions
    Water & Sanitation

    This Old Tropical Seed Could Bring Clean Water to Millions

    June 18, 2018

    Scientists say an Indian plant can help purify water at low cost. Read more

  • Article: Millions of Haitians Still Need Clean Water 8 Years After an Earthquake
    Water & Sanitation

    Millions of Haitians Still Need Clean Water 8 Years After an Earthquake

    By David Brand|Jan. 26, 2018

    “We need the state to build a bathroom. There’s no bathroom here.” Read more

  • Article: Matt Damon’s Powerful Super Bowl Ad Taps Into the Need for Clean Water Worldwide
    Water & Sanitation

    Matt Damon’s Powerful Super Bowl Ad Taps Into the Need for Clean Water Worldwide

    By David Brand|Jan. 17, 2018

    His organization has partnered with a major beer company to fund clean water projects. Read more

  • Article: 8 Celebrities Making Clean Water Accessible To Everybody
    Water & Sanitation

    8 Celebrities Making Clean Water Accessible To Everybody

    By David Brand|Nov. 16, 2017

    They’re all using their star power to promote the unglamorous issue of water and sanitation. Read more

  • Article: After a Deadly Mudslide, Sierra Leone Will Vaccinate Over 500K Against Cholera
    Health

    After a Deadly Mudslide, Sierra Leone Will Vaccinate Over 500K Against Cholera

    By Gabriella Canal|Sept. 7, 2017

    With limited access to clean water and sanitation, cholera could “spread like wildfire.” Read more