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From Street Boy to Sales Trainer: What a Job Can Do in Kenya

Suzanne Skees | Posted 07.27.2016 | World
Suzanne Skees

Chronic unemployment in Kenya leaves 68 percent of youth without a stable income. In the slums, young men and women struggle to find a source of incom...

Stuck in the Pipeline

John Krifka | Posted 02.03.2017 | Politics
John Krifka

. . . lead doesn't kill people, political people kill people...

11 Simple Inventions That Could Change The World

The Huffington Post | Kevin Short | Posted 07.16.2014 | Technology

We have a tendency to lionize mankind's mind-bogglingly complex inventions. It's why we teach our children about the Alexander Graham Bells and Thomas...

What's in Your Water

Mike Del Ponte | Posted 06.30.2014 | Green
Mike Del Ponte

Did you know that the majority of U.S. cities are home to contaminated water sources?

Access To Clean Water One Bag At A Time

Kate Sullivan | Posted 06.16.2014 | Impact
Kate Sullivan

Water. It is our most precious resource, and when disaster strikes, the lack of clean drinking water poses serious health threats in communities worldwide.

Water, the World's Greatest Resource in Peril

James Grundvig | Posted 04.01.2014 | Green
James Grundvig

Part of the problem is education. Another is coming up with solutions at the local level. Americans have a poor view and understanding of water issues here, while governments all over the world fail to regulate bottled drinking water.

Could This Device Save Millions Of Lives?

Posted 10.18.2013 | Green

From Mother Nature Network's Clint Williams: Multitasking has the potential to save millions of lives in the developing world. That is the idea...

Water Treatment in Developing Nations: When Leapfrogging Technology Doesn't Work

Jeff A. Katz | Posted 07.29.2012 | Impact
Jeff A. Katz

If we want to achieve the goals in front of us to make sure everyone can enjoy this luxury, we can't think that what works here is the solution that can be applied everywhere and instead of just leapfrogging, we're going to need to look before we leap.

Would You Pay $5 For A Glass Of Water?

Posted 08.21.2011 | Home

Would you pay five dollars for a glass of water if the water came from a $6000 Italian-made system that filtrates, chills and carbonates tap water? If...

Filterpure: Nonprofit Uses Clay Water Filters To Bring Clean Water To Haitians

Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

The January 12 earthquake in Haiti damaged the already weak infrastructure on the island nation. As a result, thousands of Haitian families were left ...