Rootworks aims to provide rural communities in Somalia and Ethiopia with access to clean drinking water by building Sand Dams.


For more information visit: Excellent Development is a not for profit organisation that supports rural, dryland communities to work their way out of poverty with dignity. Rooworks has partnered with Excellent Development to build Sand Dams in Somalia and Ethiopia.

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Rootworks Presents…

SOLD OUT: The Water Project Global Premiere

Rootworks is proud to present ‘The Water Project’. The Water Project is a documentary that follows the journey of 3 friends from Toronto who decided to travel back home to Ethiopia and Somalia. They witness mass starvation and hunger fuelled by 2 years of drought. Despite the many challenges they face, they do not falter from their one purpose: find a sustainable solution.

Join us on Sunday January 27th at Daniels Spectrum for the premiere of The Water Project. This evening will feature a documentary screening, followed by a Q&A with the producers, guest speakers and an art gallery.


Date: Sunday January 27 2019

Time: 5PM

Location: Ada Slaight hall, Daniels Spectrum

Address: 585 Dundas St E, Toronto, ON M5A 2B7

Ticket prices:

Early bird $20- SOLD OUT

Facebook event page:

Tickets are officially SOLD OUT for the premiere, but stay tuned for future showings!

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