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Handwashing saves lives, but it's a luxury for too many people

The media industry's role to inform, entertain and connect society is being tested by COVID-19. There is more trust than ever from consumers, but gaps remain. The post-pandemic media indu...

Skoll | It Took a Pandemic to Show that Handwashing is a Lifesaver-and a Privilege

By By Eleanor Allen - Patrick Moriarty - IRC International Water and Sanitation Centre Water for People, It took a global pandemic to raise the world's awareness of the importance of handwashing and access to clean water - basic services that over 2 billion people in the world still lack .

5 ways to help the world's most vulnerable during the COVID-19 pandemic

The Schwab Foundation for Social Entrepreneurship is helping social innovators respond to the COVID-19 pandemic. Here's how you can chip in, from providing access to food and water, to volunteering for a mental health texting hotline.

Opinion | Here's How You Can Change Lives in the Pandemic

Readers keep asking in this age of Covid-19: How can I help? With so many people sick and dying and American unemployment at a level not reached since the Great Depression - and people in poor countries even worse off - readers want to address those needs.

Mazars USA Announces Top 10 Influential Women of Water - The Ledger - Mazars USA

New York, NY - January 22, 2020 - Mazars USA LLP, a leading accounting, tax and consulting firm, recognized the Top 10 Influential Women of Water at the inaugural Mazars Women of Water Summit on January 9, 2020 at the Renaissance Capital View in Arlington, Virginia. Nominated by their peers...

Mission Paani at World Economic Forum, Davos 2020

Mission Paani made a splash at the World Economic Forum, Davos 2020, by initiating conversation around the global water crisis. Led by Shereen Bhan, Managing Editor, CNBC TV18, a variety of panel discussions and one-on-one interviews highlighted the need for urgent action on behalf of leaders and corporations.

Denver's Giving Machines raise $625,000, "exceeding expectations" in first-year test run

It has been a successful holiday season for the Giving Machines located in downtown Denver. They look like vending machines; you swipe your credit card, look through the glass to pick an item; and then you choose. But it's not candy or a toy you're choosing - it's a donation to a charity.

Talking Under Water Episode 18: Community Water

Podcast hosts explore the U.S. EPA’s proposed revisions to the Lead and Copper Rule and then interview Kimberly Lemme, the director of program learning and influence for Water for People.

Skoll | Why Water and Sanitation are the Foundation for Sustainable Development

Water For People 's goal is clear and ambitious: lasting quality water services for every family, clinic and school-forever. When people have access to clean water all the time, their lives change dramatically. And when entire regions and countries have reliable water services, the world changes.

Developing Markets for Sanitation: A Blog Series

In response to the growing prevalence of market-based approaches to sanitation, the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation convened a meeting between three leading sanitation development practitioners-iDE, PSI, and Water for People-to discuss their experiences in building supply capacity and demand for sanitation products and services, and possibly develop a joint understanding of the process.

Skoll | Toward Fierce Collaboration: No One Can Solve the Global Water and Sanitation Crisis Alone

The global water and sanitation crisis is one of the world's most intractable problems-and one that has been addressed by the development, public, and private sectors since the dawn of industrialization and urbanization.

Local CEO competing in RAAM for better water, listen and follow all week with 303!

By Bill Plock 303Cycling will be offering week long updates with audio interviews with local nonprofit CEO and avid cyclist, Eleanor Allen, as she and her team compete in the Race Across America (RAAM) to raise $100,000 to provide clean water for those in need.

Developing Markets for Sanitation: A Blog Series

In response to the growing prevalence of market-based approaches to sanitation, the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation convened a meeting between three leading sanitation development practitioners-iDE, PSI, and Water for People-to discuss their experiences in building supply capacity and demand for sanitation products and services, and possibly develop a joint understanding of the process.

Water Sanitation & Safe Drinking Water | CEO of Water for People

On this week's episode of You Have a Cool Job, we talk to Eleanor Allen, CEO of Water for People. Water for People works to bring safe drinking water and sanitation to South America, India, and East Africa. Eleanor discusses how the company works with local governments to create a sustainable system.