The impoverished floating community of Claverito, which floats for half the year before settling on dry ground again. A floating village, that is. Drawing on the expertise of researchers from six different UW departments, an interdisciplinary team of researchers is working to improve the health and living conditions of an impoverished floating community in the Peruvian Amazon. From cleaning contaminated water to improving food security, the researchers are implementing innovative interventions to enhance both the built and natural environments in the village, called Claverito.
For more information and to sign up, email us: You probably have questions. Is there a deadline for signing up?
Are there requirements for the work itself? Does it have to be ambient or about floating? The only requirement is that the finished piece be a minimum of two and a half minutes long.
The style can be whatever you like. Please keep in mind that if your subject matter is X-rated that we will not be able to use it on social media or otherwise publish it. What will happen when I sign up? We want this project to be a win-win situation for everyone.
How will the artworks be used? We will use the works and related images to promote the artists and floating.
You will retain ownership of your work. View a copy of our contract. Can I bring along my collaborators? You will each need to sign your own contract.
Please make sure you all make a plan for your second float, clearing your schedule to work together, and getting us a progress file within 24 hours. We think this will be most easily accomplished with a group of three or less.
Can I participate if I have participated in other programs?Cruise America's 6, miles of inland waterways on a slow boat to everywhere. Wake each morning to a new bend in the river as River Cities brings the world to your doorstep. “The key to floating development is support,” Roeffen said.
That includes buy-in from local government — which can mean policy changes or clarification of . Floating Community Manager jobs available on initiativeblog.com Apply to Community Manager, Property Manager, Assistant Manager and more!
A coastal nation may be interested in offering to host a floating community in their territorial waters and allow substantial political independence in exchange for economic, social, and environmental benefits. A coastal nation may be interested in offering to host a floating community in their territorial waters and allow substantial political independence in exchange for economic, social, and environmental benefits.
A pilot project underway in the coastal waters of French Polynesia is set to become the first functioning ‘floating community’ by , offering homes for up to people.