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All around the world people and all life forms belong to a river system, a watershed. In this river system, we are a family where water is our bloodline.

When we will have drinkable rivers, it means that all relationships in this watershed are healthy. Drinkable Rivers could be indicator of healthy living.

Drinkable Rivers activates river families to care for our rivers.
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Li An Phoa: Drinkbare Rivieren film impression (subtitles nl, en, fr, de)

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I am ranked #19 in the Dutch Sustainable Top 100 organized by the newspaper Trouw.

Li An Phoa - 19th on Dutch Sustainability top 100 - Trouw

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2 days ago

Drinkable Rivers

Apuseni mountain springs & rivers, part of the Danube river family in Transylvania Romania. Enjoying drinking the sources, crossing the rivers, taking international group with ten nationalities to them and sharing picknick along them. Weaving connection of access to common land and living towards Drinkable Rivers.
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#ecoruralis #alpa #Transylvania #Romania #apuseni #DrinkableRivers @ Alunis, Cluj, Romania with Provision - The Transylvania School for Self-Sufficient Living Robyn Marie Bors Veraart and Lars and Carsten Veraart, Satish Kumar & June Mitchell, Ivo Valkenburg, Liliana Valkenburg, Thomas Rossi, Veronique Severijns, Delia, Ingrid Cozma, Jerome Breton
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2 weeks ago

Drinkable Rivers

"Let us discover how we as human beings can live in synchronicity with life again. When we will have Drinkable Rivers, it will be a sign we've discovered aligning with the logic of life. In a watershed, we are river families together with the trees, the fish, and insects, where water is our bloodline."
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This is what I share in this filmclip which is an impression of my source to sea Meuse-Maas river walk May-July 2018, filmed by Thom and Wouter Verheul. www.youtube.com/watch?v=FEKf8MsmvKI
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We aim to make a longer documentary film about the discoveries and meetings I made during this journey. If you know organisations interested to fund this, show them this clip and connect us. If you would like to support it, you can donate via my website www.drinkablerivers.org . We welcome you during the special premiere and more!
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Spoken in Dutch, with four languages subtitles: Dutch, English, French and German - the Meuse-watershed languages. I welcome any other language and really hope someone will help with Spanish and Chinese 😉 in the near future as I prepare for China.
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#drinkablerivers #drinkbarerivieren #drinkableMeuse #drinkbareMaas #MeusePotable #sourcetoseawalk #funtofundthefilm #watershedfamily #stroomgebiedfamilie #Maasstroomgebied #Meusewatershed #MeuseBassinVersant
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2 weeks ago

Drinkable Rivers

"Let us discover how we as human beings can live in synchronicity with life again. When we will have Drinkable Rivers, it will be a sign we've discovered aligning with the logic of life. In a watershed, we are river families together with the trees, the fish, and insects, where water is our bloodline." This is what I share in this filmclip which is an impression of my source to sea Meuse-Maas river walk May-July 2018, filmed by Thom and Wouter Verheul. www.youtube.com/watch?v=FEKf8MsmvKI
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We hope to make a longer documentary film about the discoveries and meetings I made during this journey. If you know organisations interested to fund this, show them this clip and connect us. If you would like to support it, you can donate via my website www.drinkablerivers.org and PIF world. We will welcome you during the special premiere and more!
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Spoken in Dutch, with four languages subtitles. So far, I've added: Dutch, English, French and German - the Meuse-watershed languages. I welcome any other language and really hope someone will help with Spanish and Chinese 😉 in the near future as I prepare for China.
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#drinkablerivers #drinkbarerivieren #drinkableMeuse #drinkbareMaas #MeusePotable #sourcetoseawalk #funtofundthefilm #watershedfamily #stroomgebiedfamilie #Maasstroomgebied #Meusewatershed #MeuseBassinVersantLi An Phoa walked from 15 May - 15 July along the river Maas for Drinkable Rivers. When we will have drinkable rivers again, it means that entire watersheds ...
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3 weeks ago

Drinkable Rivers

Samen met #dijkgraaf Kees Jan de Vet van #Waterschap #BrabantseDelta gaf ik een stadswandeling langs de singels van Breda (Brede Aa (een rivier)) ter opening van de #WeekvanonsWater over #DrinkbareRivieren oa aan #wethouder #Breda Paul de Beer en ruim vijftig andere geïnteresseerden in #stadswaterkwaliteit. Ik toonde hoe stadswater een tijdelijke vorm is in een geheel stroomgebied, waar wij als familieleden zorg voor kunnen dragen.
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Together with the head of the water authority in the province of #Brabant (one of the three adjacent to river Meuse-Maas), I gave a walk in the old city center of Breda. With this walk, we opened the Week of our Water and the symposium event on city water quality. I shared about #DrinkableRivers as we walked with more than fifty people amongst which the alderman of the city responsible for #waterquality. I showed how city water is a temporal form in a whole watershed of which we as family members can all take care of.
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Watch this clip to get impression of the day bredanu.nl/breda-in-beeld-kansrijk-stadswater/ (in Dutch)
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#DrinkableMeuse #drinkbareMaas #sourcetoseawalk #symposiumKansrijkStadswater #stroomgebiedfamilie #watershedfamily @ Breda
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3 weeks ago

Drinkable Rivers

Meet Guadiana river, the meandering boundary between south of Spain and south of Portugal! Along this river, I had my first podcast ever on #DrinkableRivers with @TimothySexauer of #MuseEcology.
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#sourcetoseawalk #monitorwater #citizensciencewaterquality #DrinkableMaas @ Mértola
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