Pilot Films

Introduction to OECD and UCLG-A — African Mayors for Water Security

Interview of Aziza Akhmouch — Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development

Interview of JP Elong Mbassi — United Cities and Local Governments

Pilot Films

Title: Water Fountain
Director/Producer: Centre Yennenga
Country: Senegal
Length: 4:57 minutes

Water Fountain

Title: Annual Floods in Keur Massar
Director/Producer: Centre Yennenga
Country: Senegal
Length: 5:28 minutes
Description: In Keur Massar, Senegal, following annual flooding, residents and community organizers show the effects on their lives and homes of poor infrastructure and increasing pressure of climate changes. The short film shows how the residents live with/through the flooding, and explores the causes and solutions to Keur Masar’s flooding.

Annual Floods in Keur Massar

Title: Banjul
Director/Producer: Sheikh Tijan Jallow (Mystic Productions)
Country: the Gambia
Length: 4:06 minutes
Description: In Banjul, a group of activists and members of the youth council speak on the need for decentralisation of water management in the city and country at large. Mayor Roheyatou Lowe focuses on the importance of women as primary water users and invites partners interested in working on water in Banjul.

Banjul, the Gambia

Title: Chefchaouen
Director/Producer: Rachid Kasmi
Country: Morocco
Length: 4:33 minutes
Description: In Chefchaouen, a group of students learn about water resource management while walking in their city. Through an interview, Mayor Sefiani leads us through Chefchaouen’s conservation efforts for a drought-prone region and explains what could be done to improve water access in the city.

Chefchaouen, Morocco