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World Water Day 2021 with Storytellers for Peace

World Water Day is a yearly observance created by the United Nations. It is held on 22 March to highlight the importance of fresh water. This year’s theme is Valuing Water . We want to support this fundamental message with our voice. Water is life, water is all of us, water is everything. The storytellers from all over the world in order of appearance : Barry Stewart Mann (USA) Beatriz Montero (Spain) Joerg Baesecke (Germany) Jozé Sabugo (Portugal) Lisi Amondarain (Argentine) Hamid Barole Abdu (Eritrea) Cecilia Moreschi (Italy) Katharina Ritter (Germany) D.M.S. Ariyrathne (Sri Lanka) Alessandro Ghebreigziabiher (Italy) Suzanne Sandow (Australia)   Storytellers for Peace was born in June 2016. It is an international network of artists, storytellers, authors, actors and musicians who create collective stories through videos. Artists come from all over the world and tell stories about peace, justice, equality and human rights. All participants tell their stories in their first language.

International Day of Nonviolence 2017 Video from Storytellers for Peace

Hi everybody, After Rudyard Kipling’s If , Imagine , Human Rights Day and World Storytelling Day , here is the new video from Storytellers for Peace . As many of you well know, on 15 June 2007 the United Nations decided to make 2 October as the International Day of Non-Violence , that is also Mahatma Gandhi’s birthday, to celebrate this time in " an appropriate manner and disseminate the message of non-violence, including through education and public awareness ." How storytelling could spread and support non-violence? Storytellers for Peace , artists from different countries, tell their stories in their first language ( with English subtitles ). Stories and storytellers in order of appearance: Scheherazade is the new sultan's bride. Like all the others, Scheherazade will die at dawn. To allow the sultan to marry again. But Scheherazade is smart and above all has a sister. That wedding night, before going to sleep, she asks Scheherazade to tell her a story