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Strengthening Public Health Systems Across Africa by Leveraging the Coca-Cola System

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WASHINGTON, May 23, 2022 /3BL Media/ - At the World Economic Forum’s 2022 annual meeting at Davos, Project Last Mile with The Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria (The Global Fund) launched its Compendium, Partnering for Health. The document aims to answer the question, “What does it take to build and scale a partnership that translates private sector strengths into the public health system for the global good?”. The Compendium is designed to be shared with other organizations interested in partnering for health.

Global Water Challenge Announces the Development of WHdx - an Open Data Exchange to Improve Water, Sanitation, and Hygiene (WASH) in Healthcare Facilities

New platform to be a critical resource for governments, NGOs, and companies to close the gap of 1 in 4 healthcare facilities without basic water services
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WASHINGTON, November 8, 2021 /3BL Media/ - Today, Global Water Challenge (GWC), in partnership with Millennium Water Alliance (MWA) and funding partner the Conrad N.

Global Water Challenge and AMREF Health Africa Launch Women and Girl-Focused Impact Partnership

Program to Empower up to 125,000 Women and Girls in Coffee- and Tea-Growing Communities of Kenya and Tanzania
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WASHINGTON, October 15, 2021 /3BL Media/ - Today, as the world celebrates Global Handwashing Day, Global Water Challenge (GWC), with Amref Health Africa, launched a high impact community water partnership with support from The Starbucks Foundation to empower women and girls in coffee- and tea-growing communities of Kenya and Tanzania. This support is part of The Starbucks Foundation’s commitment to invest in at least 250,000 women and families in coffee-, tea- and cocoa-growing communities globally by 2025.

Oceans 2050 Receives 2021 Keeling Curve Prize for Pathbreaking Seaweed Carbon Work

Annual Prize Recognizes Best Climate Solutions the World has to Offer
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MONTEREY, Calif., August 6, 2021 /3BL Media/ - Oceans 2050 is honored to announce its selection as a 2021 laureate of the Keeling Curve Prize. Each year, the Keeling Curve Prize Selection Committee identifies and funds the best climate solutions the world has to offer. The prize was awarded at a July 31st ceremony hosted by the Global Warming Mitigation Project in Monterey, California.

Global Water Challenge and Cargill Launch Community Water Initiative to Improve Safe Drinking Water Access in Priority Watersheds

Initiative to help build community resilience for up to 150,000 people through clean water, sanitation access and community empowerment activities
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WASHINGTON, June 3, 2021 /3BL Media/ – Today, Cargill and Global Water Challenge (GWC) launch a community water initiative, Cargill Currents, to address water challenges faced by local communities in priority watersheds. The 3 year, $3MM program will support Cargill’s commitment to improve access to safe drinking water in communities where Cargill em­ployees live and work.

Replenish Africa Initiative (RAIN) Positively Impacting 6 Million Lives Through Improved Clean Water Access, Sanitation Across Continent

Over 4,000 communities in 41 African Countries Now Receiving Benefit
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WASHINGTON, March 25, 2021 /3BL Media/ - Water security is critical to building resilient communities and economic empowerment across Africa. As part of its week-long celebration of World Water Day (March 22), The Coca-Cola Foundation (TCCF) announced the achievement of the Replenish Africa Initiative’s (RAIN) current goal to improve access to clean water for 6 million people. 

Oceans 2050 Receives Grant From WWF, With Support From Bezos Earth Fund, for Global Effort to Quantify Seaweed Carbon Sequestration

Groundbreaking Global Study Will Deliver Evidence and Methodology to Validate and Monetize the Carbon Sequestration Impact of Ocean Farming
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MARCH 18, 2021 /3BL Media/ – Today, Oceans 2050 Co-Founder Alexandra Cousteau and Chief Scientist Professor Carlos Duarte announced a new grant for their work from World Wildlife Fund (WWF). As part of its $100M grant from the Bezos Earth Fund, WWF will provide support to Oceans 2050 for their pathbreaking work on seaweed and carbon. The funding will support the group’s work to quantify the role of seaweed aquaculture as a key recovery wedge for the world's oceans and its ability to sequester carbon.

Leading Athletes and Sports Influencers Join water4Her Campaign

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WASHINGTON, March 8, 2021 /3BL Media/ – To mark International Women’s Day, leading female athletes and influencers from the sporting world are lending their support to the cause of empowering 100,000 East African women through clean water access. 

Global Water Challenge & The Coca-Cola Foundation Announce Support for Ten New Grantees

New wave of investment will positively impact over 100,000 people, advance progress for Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)
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WASHINGTON, December 15, 2020 /3BL Media/ – Global Water Challenge (GWC) and The Coca-Cola Foundation (TCCF) announced US$1.28MM in new grantmaking from their ongoing partnership to advance the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) across Eurasia, the Middle East, and North Africa.

water4Her Campaign Launches to Mobilize 100,000 Women to Empower 100,000 Women Through Clean Water

Global Water Challenge’s women for water Teams Up with Chris Long Foundation’s Waterboys to Bring Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) to Women and Girls in High-Need Communities
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WASHINGTON, November 18, 2020 /3BL Media/ – women for water™, a clean water and women’s empowerment action platform, and two-time Super Bowl winner Chris Long’s premier athlete-led initiative Waterboys, announced today that they will partner on the water4Her campaign to empower 100,000 East African women and girls through clean water access.

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