Call for projects that bring proposals to the water crisis has an extended submission deadline

A Nuvem – Estação Rural de Arte e Tecnologia, com o apoio da Sitawi Finanças do Bem  will select 5 proposals that will be developed at Interactivos?16′ – rural laboratory located in Serrinha do Alambari – RJ. This year's edition has the theme Water and Autonomy and takes place from October 29 to November 12, 2016. Registration has been extended until September 9.

Researchers, artists and developers from different areas of expertise can submit projects that bring propositions to the water crisis that have had support for their development, in addition to the logistics involved in the incubation process.

interactive? is a collaborative project development laboratory. This year 2016, the theme of our Interactivos?'16 is Water and Autonomy. This is intended to be a study on autonomous hydrology encouraging the intersection between popular, scientific, technical and artistic knowledge in proposing solutions to water issues in different areas through a citizen perspective. agua e autonomia

For this, this edition proposes to host projects that aim to experiment with propositions and solutions related to the problems we face, such as water scarcity and carelessness in its use, considering potable water for human consumption, animal consumption and water destined for human consumption. for different uses: domestic consumption, agricultural consumption, industrial consumption and use in recreational activities.

Proposals that consider the entire water cycle from the springs to the taps, passing through capture, reservoirs, distribution, sanitation, reuse, maintenance of water quality, safety strategies in case of catastrophe and accident prevention in populations are of interest. vulnerable. Likewise, proposals based on the problems of hydrographic basins and their components (watersheds, valley bottoms, sub-basins, springs, discharge and recharge areas, and hydrogeochemical or hydrochemical profiles), downstream and upstream of the rivers, ebb, flood, flow, mouth, bed, riparian vegetation (riparian forest, riparian forest and gallery forest). And yet basic sanitation, virtual water (water used to produce a good, product or service), water pollution, and others.

The objective of Interactivos?'16 Água e Autonomia is to create an interaction between different areas that complement each other within the systemic dynamics of water (populations, agriculture, industrial context, ecosystems) through a platform for exchanging information and technologies on conscious management and sustainable use of water, as well as offering structure for the development of projects.

The initiative is also supported by Fertile Crescent, ELAS Social Investment Fund, LILO.Zone and Medialab-Prado

More information and registration can be done on the website:

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