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NPR - Matt Damon And Gary White On The World's Water Crisis

One topic at this week's World Bank Spring Meetings is water scarcity. David Greene speaks with the Co-founders of Water.org, actor Matt Damon and Gary White, about people who can't access clean water.

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CBS This Morning - Matt Damon and Gary White on worldwide initiative for clean water

Oscar-winner Matt Damon is working to bring clean water to everyone worldwide. He co-founded Water.org with longtime water expert and engineer Gary White. Their goal is to help the more than 660 million people without access to safe water.

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Next Billion - How Water.org 'Took a Leap of Faith' into Social Impact Investing

Research and experience has shown that there is a $12 billion demand among families at the base of the economic pyramid (BoP) for access to affordable financing, such as small loans, to meet their water and sanitation needs

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Tempus Magazine - Water.org co-founders Matt Damon and Gary White are empowering the planet one tap at a time

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InStyle - Matt Damon on the Moment He Realized He Could Have a Huge Impact on Lives Around the World

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Philanthropy Age - Middle East Investors Slow to Back Social Enterprises

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Reuters - U.N. states agree post-2015 sustainable development agenda

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New York Times - Dirty Water and Open Defecation Threaten Gains in Child Health

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One.org - Matt Damon, Gary White, and Water.org continue to scale impact globally

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Mother Earth Living - Charity Spotlight: Water.org

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Sustainable Brands - Banks Now Realizing Importance and Potential for Water Investments

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Inside Philanthropy - Water.org’s Funding Hot Streak Continues With a $1 Million Score. What's Its Secret Weapon?

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Brink News - Using Market Forces To Solve The Water Crisis

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Huffington Post - A Journey to Sundance to Help Save Lives

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