In the Rotterdam Alexander Polder, the water task is very topical due to climate change and subsidence. This task is often experienced as a far-flung  issue. In Waterproef, artists, designers and young people work together with residents and water pioneers on water and climate awareness.

With Waterproef we want to contribute in a creative and practical way to raising awareness about the water issue, to stimulate collective action and to support new residents' initiatives for / with different target and age groups in Prins Alexander.

Partners:  The Patching Zone develops and implements Waterproef in collaboration with Stichting Hart voor Prins Alexander, Willem de Kooning Academie, Primary education schools De kleine Prins and high schools: Calvijn Meerpaal, Roncalli mavo and Emmauscollege, residents, localpioneers, youngsters, Climate-KIC, Hoogheemraadschap van Schieland en de Krimpernerwaard, Next Generation Woonwijk, R'dams Weerwoord a.o.

Waterproef is a CityLab010 project supported by Hoogheemraadschap van Schieland en de Krimpernerwaard

Check out our Waterproef project website with regular updates.