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Matt Damon at World Bank
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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Forbes panel
Forbes - How Matt Damon Plans To Get 500 Million People Access To Water - And Make A Buck For Investors

Speaking at the 2017 Forbes 400 Summit on Philanthropy in Manhattan on Tuesday, Matt Damon pitched access to safe water and sanitation as the lynchpin to achieving all of United Nations’ sustainable development goals.

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Matt Damon in National Geographic
National Geographic - Talking Toilets With Matt Damon

The actor is on a mission to bring sanitation and safe water to the entire planet.

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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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