By teaching children proper hygiene practices, a teacher educates and improves the health of poor river communities.

A water supply project in the People's Republic of China satisfied the Jilin province's thirst for clean water and improved conditions in the Yitong River.

A US$10 million program to distribute millions condoms, raise awareness, and teach safe-sex practices, fights an HIV and AIDS epidemic in Papua New Guinea.

A new waste collection center is improving conditions for waste pickers and recyclers on Smokey Mountain, a garbage heap and low-income neighborhood in Manila.