The Viva con Agua tour group consists of our friends and longtime supporters Marteria (musician), Maeckes (musician), Paul Ripke (photographer) and Rainer Jilg (TV presenter ZDFkultur). Michael Fritz (founding member of VcA) and Marcel Eger (donator of VcA Foundation) will be representing Viva con Agua.
To bring the projects of the ‘Welthungerhilfe‘ and Viva con Agua and their focus on “water, sanitation, hygiene” (WASH) to a wider public, and to show the sense of long term aimed development projects to the audience, a team of the German public broadcasting company ZDF is part of the whole journey and will produce a report, which will be screened in two parts starting in June on ZDFkultur.
The focus of this visit is the importance of wells. Their functionality will be explained and the water committees in charge of the different wells will present their important work. The glaring contrast between the life conditions with and without access to clean drinking water is one of the central themes of the first part of the report of the journey, which is called ‘Wasser’ (German for water). (mehr...)