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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.

Barry Stewart Mann

Barry Stewart Mann is a professional Storyteller, Educator, Actor and Writer based in Atlanta. He has been delighting audiences and inspiring students for nearly three decades, and brings a vibrant honesty and caring playfulness to his performances, workshops, and scripts. A graduate of Harvard University with an M.F.A. in Theatre from the University of San Diego, Barry has performed on dozens of stages across the country; told tales to thousands in festivals, libraries, schools, camps, and beyond; created scripts for myriad classroom, workshop and professional performances; and led classes, workshops and residencies with groups of all ages and backgrounds, from elementary to graduate students, from storytelling conferences to the state penitentiary, from nursery schools to nursing homes, and everywhere in between.
If you are interested, here is a video from a school assembly program about European Explorers coming to North America, and the Native Americans
Barry and his partner McKenzie Wren met.

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