We’ve just spent an incredible week in Stockholm, using online video to bring to life the conversations, personalities and big (and small) issues underpinning this year’s Stockholm World Water Week. You can see the results at https://watercube.tv
Not only did the Stockholm World Water Cube look amazing, but everyone on site that got involved loved it, too. And the best bit is that more than 110 interviews were conducted and uploaded to the web by the end of the five days. I’d love to hear your views on favourite interviews from the week, so please do dive in and watch some of the videos, and share you comments below.
My personal favourites include this interview by Luuk Diphoorn with James Ohayo from UN-HABITAT on how in Africa the voices of the poor are still barely heard.
Other highlights for me were the time Amy and I spent with Jack Sim here, and a great chat with Swedish student amassador for The Hunger Project, Johannes Källgren, on the potential of social media to engage a new generation. It was also really exciting having Harriette Bentil, a journalist visiting from Ghana, diving in and conducting numerous interviews around the venue, such as this discussion with Bethel Nnaemeka Amadi, first vice president of the Pan-Africa Parliament.
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