We are delighted to welcome Vishwanath S, Fredrick Mugira and Mario de Alba Jr. as our Ambassadors in India, Uganda and Mexico respectively! Our ambassadors will help us take TheWaterChannel to more and more people offline and online, and expand our community of users & partners. We thank them deeply for their efforts!
New on TheWaterChannel
The latest article is an overview of the use of video in agricultural development over the years. It also gathers some recent examples of innovative uses of video in agricultural extension, research, monitoring and evaluation. Please add to the list if there are other examples that you know of!
‘Land, Water & Livelihoods…’ on TV
‘Land, Water and Livelihoods: The Watershed Movement in Tigray,’ a video produced by TheWaterChannel, was broadcast recently on Televisió de Catalunya, the public television network in Catalonia, Spain. (Watch)
We would like to remind you that all videos produced by TheWaterChannel (such as these) are free to download, broadcast and use in any way for educational/ training purposes. For more info, please get in touch.
TU Delft Urban Water Movie Contest: Win 1000 Euros!
Have you spotted an urban water management solution? Have you come up with one? TU Delft invites you to capture it in a short film, and enter its Urban Water Movie Contest. The best film will win 1000 Euros, the best three will be screened at TU Delft’s Water Week and at the International Documentary Film Festival Amsterdam (IDFA). (Deadline: May 15, 2012)
Inaugural UN Water Talk: ‘Current State of Water Diplomacy’ by Irina Bokova
Did you catch the live webcast yesterday? If not, you can watch the recording here.
Africa Water Week, Cairo: May 14-18
The Fourth Africa Water Week will be held in Cairo between from May 14-18. The event will include discussion, exhibitions, side events and excursions around the theme ‘Water for Growth in Africa, AMCOW’s Journey @10.’ (More info)
We welcome Water Journalists Africa, International Institute for Communication & Development, Sapiens Production and World Business Council for Sustainable Development to our Friends circle!