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2022 Update From GWA President Christiaan Morssink

GLOBAL WATER ALLIANCE

Committed to increasing global access to safe drinking water, sanitation and hygiene services by engaging the Philadelphia community and beyond.

Global Water Alliance envisions a world where all people have access to safe drinking water and sanitation

We provide assistance to others who work on ameliorating the water needs of poor and underserved peoples everywhere, we mentor the next generation of professionals, and we promote a “water footprint mindset” among our youth.
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Fast Fashion

Fast Fashion

What could possibly go wrong?  How do we get it right?  An interview with fashion designer, Resa McConaghy. Three plus decades ago, my Aunt Marylou gave me two black dresses, both sheaths, both high-quality knit — if I had to guess, a blend of linen and cotton — one...

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Swamp Love Trifecta

Swamp Love Trifecta

Show me the money!   If I told you one-eighth of the world's inhabitants depend on wetlands for their livelihood you would probably say I'm crazy.  They're just swamps, right?  Yes they are swamps, and yet, the Chesapeake Bay, the Louisiana Bayou, the Okefenokee...

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Okefenokee

Okefenokee

Swamp Love, Redux The Okefenokee National Wildlife Area — a giant peat boggy swamp listed on the Ramsar Site of wetlands of particular ecological importance — is a swath of swamp approximately 438,000 acres in size and one of the largest intact freshwater ecosystems...

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