Along our journey water creates a link between different cultural perceptions and realities through art / social and anthropological field work / meetings and conferences /  co-operation projects in partnership with other associations and NGOs.


awareness of water

Through awareness, advocacy, education we can aim to live in a better world. 

Meeting of artists, experts and students with their experiences and knowledge is for us a fundamental step to understand diversity.  

We feel there is a strong need to build a new language that enhances water in its totality and its differences to aim dialogue, consciousness and promoting right.

ART / The selection of artistical works, photographs, documentaries, paintings, video art and any other form of art that conceived about water is centered on diversity while creating a dialogue, with the aim of showing water in its realities and how water in its different forms can be perceived. International Exhibits with performances, sceening of documentaries,  Drawing Cloud art workshop with children.

EDUCATION / Interventions in local and international schools worldwide. Workshops with teachers and students with the aim to create a dialogue between different realities of human being and water. Awareness of cultural and environmental value of water. Drawing Cloud / screening and realization of cartoons / workshops with experts / excursions / organization of conferences and interdisciplinary meetings.

RIGHTS / We sustain protection of biodiversity and security; we involved our self in the partnership with the rural community of Orosongo  in the Bandiagara province, Mali. A promotion of food autonomy and an anti-poverty program by RCMA. Partnership with other ONG and associations worldwide developing  sustainable programs on water distribution / water security / right of water.

 


 
  ART The annual selection of photographs, documentaries and paintings is centered on diversity while creating a dialogue, with the aim of showing water in its realities and how water in its different forms can be perceived. International Exhibits / Performances / Documentaries / Drawing Cloud.

 

ART

The annual selection of photographs, documentaries and paintings is centered on diversity while creating a dialogue, with the aim of showing water in its realities and how water in its different forms can be perceived. International Exhibits / Performances / Documentaries / Drawing Cloud.

  EDUCATION Interventions in local and international schools worldwide. Workshops with teachers and students with the aim to create a dialogue between different realities of human being and water. Awareness of cultural and environmental value of water. Drawing Cloud / Cartoons.

 

EDUCATION

Interventions in local and international schools worldwide. Workshops with teachers and students with the aim to create a dialogue between different realities of human being and water. Awareness of cultural and environmental value of water. Drawing Cloud / Cartoons.

  ENVIRONMENT Awareness and knowledge of territories through excursions with experts.

 

ENVIRONMENT

Awareness and knowledge of territories through excursions with experts.

  RIGHTS Water for the protection of biodiversity and security ; a promotion of food autonomy and an anti-poverty program at Orosongo, a rural community of Waduba, in the Bandiagara province, Mali.

 

RIGHTS

Water for the protection of biodiversity and security ; a promotion of food autonomy and an anti-poverty program at Orosongo, a rural community of Waduba, in the Bandiagara province, Mali.


OBJECTIVES

The global goal is to to promote the value of water both culturally and scientifically, so as to engender knowledge.

We create through the medium of water and its many implications and  functions, spaces for meeting and exchange, reaching a recognition of differences and promoting rights.  

Building networks and partnerships for a dialogue between different parties, involving environmental experts of environment, artists, visual imagery and institutions of learning.

Involving schools through the establishment of a platform for multi-disciplinary studies in the areas of culture, geopolitical science and environmental studies.

Engendering a greater cultural awareness of water.

Cooperating with existing local NGO projects.

SPECIFIC GOALS

  • Installation of art exhibition in cities worldwide.
  • Peace-building through dialogue and activities which allow the public to discover the value of water.
  • Advocacy through media communication in high impact locations with a high volume of pedestrian traffic and through the Internet.
  • Conferences across academic disciplines in the areas of cultures geopolitical sciences and environmental studies.
  • Awareness-building activities with students of local and International schools.
  • A visual platform to share thoughts and ideas ad hoc.
  • Interactive location to show and share thoughts and artwork in real time.
  • Screening documentaries related to water humankind and society.
  • Publishing an annual catalogue.
  • Partnership with local NGO.

EXPECTED IMPACT

The project will develop and establish a new format for the integration of knowledge about water in 16 cities of 9 different countries.

Creation and maintenance of website and social networks through which knowledge about the cultural social and environmental value of water will be available to the public.

Water valorisation through visual imagery, increasing awareness of water as a precious element to protect and a issue to be explored.

Advocacy of dialogue among different professions, experts, artists and scholars providing a multidisciplinary approach.

Involvement of students in the creation of materials which are included in the exhibition Art and published as a part of the THROUGH WATERS communication materials.

Analysis and evaluation of the impact of  the local population and institutions.