Duration: 1 hour
Their timezone: US/Eastern
Their start time: Thursday, September 15, 2016 10:00 AM
Their end time: Thursday, September 15, 2016 11:00 AM
Title of event/project:
Matone de Chiwit (Drops of Life) Working to End Water Scarcity in Latin America
URL to project/event starting point:
Matone de Chiwit is a not-for-profit organization working to combat global water scarcity. The initial phase of project work directly involved water scarcity in Mombasa, Kenya. This project will seek to expand Matone de Chiwit's work by raising awareness of the issue as well as the organization, and by seeking to develop water purification devices that will be effective in regions of Latin America where potable water is not readily available.
Project/event directions for participation:
This project will be presented using the Periscope app. You may find it using the hashtag #globalservicelearning or the username mmebrady. Please feel free to comment or ask questions via Twitter using the same hashtag, and username @mmebrady
This event can be categorized as a:
Asynchronous Long Term Project, Informational Session
This event is intended for the following audience(s):
secondary grade students (14-19), college or university students, pre-service teachers, teachers, administrators, parents, organization leaders
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Contact Last Name:
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Host school or organization:
Hastings High School
Host School or Organization Website URL:
Host Location and Time Zone (UTC):
Hastings-on-Hudson, NY, USA UTC -4
This organization is:
not for profit
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