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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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Huffington Post - My Interview with Gary White, Co-founder, Water.org

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People Magazine - Why I Care: Matt Damon and The Martian Costars on Clean Water

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The Guardian - Eight ideas to fund access to water and toilets for all by 2030

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Huffington Post - It's Expensive to Be Poor

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New York Daily News - Matt Damon is bigger hero than 'Jason Bourne' off screen for millions in need of clean water

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KC Business Journal - He wants to change the world, and he will

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NewsDeeply Women & Girls Hub - Capital: The Tool Women Need for Water

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WASHfunders- COP21 Offers an Opportunity to Integrate Water, Climate and Human Development

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Town & Country Magazine - How Matt Damon is Fighting For Clean Drinking Water Around the World

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Milken Institute - Solving the Global Water Challenge

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Times of India - IKEA Foundation commits 12.4 mn euro grant to Water.org

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Global Citizen - How Access to Safe Water Changed the Lives of These 4 Women

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