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KADA Marshall Islands Hippo Rollers boat to Bikeej beach

Photo story: Rolling safe water the Marshall Islands way!

We received fascinating pictures this morning from our friends at Kwajalein Atoll Development Authority (KADA) in the Marshall Islands! They recently received 400 x Hippo Rollers and are now distributing them to the small islets. They are first filling each drum with fresh water and then toss them off the boat into the sea and …

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Rotary Clubs improve water access for rural village in Limpopo

Rotary Clubs recently collaborated with Hippo Roller to provide Vingerkraal Village with an easy solution to their problems of collecting water. Situated 40km west of Bela-Bela in the Limpopo Province of South Africa, residents of Vingerkraal Village lived with the ongoing battle of inadequate water supplies which forced them to travel long distances to collect water for their daily …

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Water and Poverty: How Access to Safe Water Reduces Poverty

“Water and poverty are inextricably linked. Lack of safe water and poverty are mutually reinforcing; access to consistent sources of clean water is crucial to poverty reduction.” As we prepare to launch our crowdfunding campaign to ship 200 Hippo Rollers to Haiti, we discovered an informative article by Lifewater.org which explains how improved access to safe water …

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Slideshow: #Rolling #Safewater to #Haiti – this 2017 Giving Season

This Giving Season we are rolling safe water to Haiti with the Hippo Roller… We have plans in place and already 40% funding to send 200 Hippo Rollers with water filters to Cite-Soleil, Port-au-Prince… Create your own fundraising page in under 7 minutes and get your friends rolling safe drinking water to Haiti. The Hippo …

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Brand South Africa: Water, dignity and the Hippo Roller Project

Brand South Africa writer Melissa Javan talked to Darren Smith and Grant Gibbs about the Hippo Roller Project. Darren, who handles the donor and media engagement for Hippo Roller, and Grant, executive director, are both Play Your Part ambassadors. Play Your Part is a national movement by Brand South Africa to encourage active citizenship and …

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Innovation: This simple solution rolls a long way in ensuring water access – Bizcommunity.com

Sindy Peters is the Managing Editor of Bizcommunity.com and interviewed Grant Gibbs, Executive Director of Hippo Roller, to find out more about the inspiration behind the innovation, what sort of reach it has, and the extent of its social impact. More than 20 years since its inception, the low-tech Hippo Roller continues to have a profound impact …

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