Food security depends on water. Agriculture is the human activity that consumes more water. The end of hunger on earth depends on the water management we carry out, this being one of the biggest challenges of the Sustainable Development Goals. The projects of the Foundation that help small farmers are examples of the roadmap to follow.
It was much more than just a gala. The third edition of the We Art Water Film Festival presented its awards in an event that showed the strong viral potential of awareness and solidarity. A window to the world of water and sanitation that has reached its maturity and has become a key reference in audiovisual art.
The world watches out for carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions. The excess gas is the main cause of global warming due to the greenhouse effect. We will show you a video and a chart with conclusive data to understand the importance of the compliance of the Paris COP21 resolutions. Global warming worsens the lack of access to water and it increases droughts.
To run out of water in our flask or to do the washing up in a river are for most of us small anecdotes when we go hiking. Millions of people experience this every day. The musician and actor Joan Dausà, new friend of the We Are Water Foundation, reminds us of this in his message.
The short film by Azadeh Deghani, winner of the We Art Water Film Festival 3in the category of micro-animation, shows with tenderness how an ecological disaster can be an emotional blow that leaves a wound in our memory.
The drying up of Lake Urmia, similar to that of the Aral Sea, is a lesson we need to learn. The main character in Childish blue gives us a clue.
Mónica López and Tomás Molina, TV weather presenters, accompanied the We Are Water Foundation at the 13th International Weather and Climate Forum. The conclusions reached by more than 300 professionals gathered in Paris were categorical: the weather communicators need to lead the global awareness of the consequences of climate change.
We spend our entire day pouring a wide range of pollutants down the drains of our homes.
Until a couple of decades ago we were aware of those we thought of as biodegradable or more or less controlled.
- The World Day to Combat Desertification and Drought alerts us to a phenomenon that spreads out from North to South.
- Several projects of the We Are Water Foundation, such as the construction of a reservoir in Ganjikunta, show the good practices to fight a process that threatens the access to water and the food safety of millions of people.