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More than 1 billion people worldwide lack access to safe water and 2.6 billion people lack adequate sanitation. Clean Water for 1 Billion People (H2O-1B) brings together MIT technical & business teams with developing country partners to innovate and disseminate safe water and sanitation solutions.

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World Water

Added 9 years ago | 00:05:19 | 7187 views

Selected film footage provided by Global Water Trust and Rob Kramer - all rights reserved 2008

Clean Water for 1+ Billion People

Added almost 10 years ago | 00:06:24 | 24755 views

Video Courtesy of The Museum of ScienceCLEAN WATER FOR BILLIONS! Safe Sanitation for 2.4 Billion People! Water and Sanitation in Developing Countries Project

First Days - First Household Drinki...

Added almost 10 years ago | 00:10:05 | 17869 views

The MIT Nepal Water Project - 1st days of first year's clean water in the developing world field study.

Arsenic Poisoning and the Kanchan A...

Added almost 10 years ago | 00:15:00 | 39130 views

Tens of millions of people in Asia are affected by arsenic contaminated groundwater. A partnership between MIT and ENPHO, a Nepali environmental NGO, have invented and widely disseminated the Kanchan Arsenic Filter in Nepal. New work is ...

CNN "Innovators" - Susan Murcott

Added over 9 years ago | 00:03:56 | 33081 views

The CNN series "Innovators" spotlights MIT Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering Senior Lecturer Susan Murcott and her work to bring clean water to developing countries. It highlights the innovation of the Kanchan [Note: Kan...

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