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BOGUS ORPHANAGE documentary at the Gulf Photo Plus Slidefest on 14th May 2014 – Knowledge Village Dubai
SINGING ROCKS first place at the International Photography Contest “Acqua 2014 – Water 2014”.
“The Borana region of Ethiopia is known for its deep traditional wells. They are the main water source for livestock
and household consumption in the dry season and in times of drought.
These wells are known as the “singing wells” – because when people fetch water they form a long line up a ladder
and sing as the water container is passed from one person to another,
until it reaches the last person waiting above ground. The traditional wells have kept the people and livestock safe
The Photographic Competition “Water 2014” is promoted by the Association SBS per il Sociale Onlus, that has been
working on their own in Africa to bring solutions to the problem of water.
The initiative was created with the purpose of raising funds for the construction of a drinking water well in Mali and,
in the same time, to emphasize the importance of water as a resource for life and as a common good
Please visit ””:http://www.sbsociale.org/Acqua2014/en for more info
Second place – Portrait – Mansoor Bin Mohammed Photography Award 2013 – Forth Edition – Emirati Coast