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Warka Water captures potable water from the air by collecting rain, harvesting fog and dew for rural communities in Ethiopia.
Warka Water captures potable water from the air by collecting rain, harvesting fog and dew for rural communities in Ethiopia.
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    We appreciate your gesture of support and for bringing Warka Water a step closer to the world. Each Drop Counts.

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    You'll have our gratitude and make a difference! You'll also get a special thanks on our website (with your permission), plus exclusive updates from the Warka Water team!

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    We will put your name and a short message of your choice on one node of our first pilot tower in Ethiopia!

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    You will receive a 17 oz. Warka Water stemless glass for everyday drinking. A glass to remind you of the importance of safe water in our lives.

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    You will receive a 20 oz. reusable, environmentally friendly Warka Water bottle for hydration on the go.

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    Spread the word by wearing a custom t-shirt with Warka Water blueprint.

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    You will receive a canvas tote bag with Warka Water cool blueprint.

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    You will get a 6 x 10 inch traditional hand-weaved basket made out of rattan by local Ethiopian crafts-man.

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    An opportunity to ask Arturo Vittori anything about Warka Water! A private interview over Skype.

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    You will get 1.5 pounds of fresh, biologic and high quality roasted Ethiopian coffee with a warm and resonating flavor unlike anything you have ever tasted!. The coffee is produced under ethically correct working conditions in Ethiopia aligned with the philosophy of Warka Water.

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    You will receive a canvas tote bag and t-shirt with Warka Water blueprint.

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    One t-shirt with the Warka Water blueprint to a child in the village where the tower will be installed, and one for you.

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    You will receive a pack of 6 17 oz. Warka Water stemless glasses for everyday drinking, to remind you of the importance of safe water in our lives.

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    You will receive a hand drawn and autographed reproduction of the first Warka Water conceptual sketch done by Arturo Vittori.

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    Arturo Vittori – the artist behind the Warka – will individually sign your copy of high-resolution print of Warka Water installation (50 x 70cm).

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    You will receive a Stainless steel ring designed by Arturo Vittori and inspired by Warka Water. The Jewelry will be manufactured in Italy by us and packed in a special case made out of bamboo left over from the WW fabrication (nothing is wasted!!!).

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    You will receive a cool pair of stainless steel earrings designed by Arturo Vittori and inspired by Warka Water. The Jewelry will be manufactured in Italy by us and packed in a special case made out of bamboo left over from the WW fabrication (nothing is wasted!!!).

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    You will receive a cool stainless steel necklace designed by Arturo Vittori and inspired by Warka Water. The Jewelry will be manufactured in Italy by us and packed in a special case made out of bamboo left over from the WW fabrication (nothing is wasted!!!).

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    You will receive a cool silver ring designed by Arturo Vittori and inspired by Warka Water. The Jewelry will be manufactured in Italy by us and packed in a special case made out of bamboo left over from the WW fabrication (nothing is wasted!!!).

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    You will receive a pair of silver earrings designed by Arturo Vittori and inspired by Warka Water. The Jewelry will be manufactured in Italy by us and packed in a special case made out of bamboo left over from the WW fabrication (nothing is wasted!!!).

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    You will receive a cool silver necklace designed by Arturo Vittori and inspired by Warka Water. The Jewelry will be manufactured in Italy by us and packed in a special case made out of bamboo left over from the WW fabrication (nothing is wasted!!!).

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    You will receive a set of stainless steel ring, earrings, and a necklace, all inspired by the structural elements of the Warka. The Jewelry will be manufactured in Italy by us and packed in a special case made out of bamboo left over from the WW fabrication (nothing is wasted!!!).

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    You will receive a set of silver ring, earrings, and a necklace, all inspired by the structural elements of the Warka. The Jewelry will be manufactured in Italy by us and packed in a special case made out of bamboo left over from the WW fabrication (nothing is wasted!!!).

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    You will receive a Textile Art inspired by traditional Ethiopian patterns. Designed by Precious Desperts, a fashion and textile designer and a member of the Warka team.

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    You will receive a white strong and flexible plastic scaled model (1/50) of the Warka Water.

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    Rent a full-scale Warka Water tower for two weeks in a location of your choice.(Installing expenses not-included, for quotation please contact us)

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    You will receive a white strong and flexible plastic scaled model (1/20) of the Warka Water.

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    You will become an official member of our Non-profit organization Warka Water, inc. and help us make Warka Water happen.

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    Private invitation for you and your guest to the Architecture and Vision studio in Bomarzo, Italy, where Warka Water is developed. Meet the architect and discuss his passion for the Warka over a private dinner. The 6-day itinerary includes:
    Day 1: Arrive in Rome and transit to Bomarzo
    Day 2-3: Spend time with Arturo and the Warka team at Architecture and Vision studio in Bomarzo.
    Day 4: Tour the city of Bomarzo and head back to Rome in the evening
    Day 5: 1/2 day tour of Rome and remainder of day at leisure
    Day 6 : Flight back home
    *The Italy trip is planned for spring-summer 2015. Itinerary is preliminary and subject to change. Includes accommodation, local guide and transport for 2 people. Flights not included

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    An opportunity to visit the Warka pilot site in Ethiopia. See the Warka in action and spend time with the villagers. 8-day itinerary includes:
    Day 1: Arrive in Addis Ababa and transfer to your hotel.
    Day 2: An optional full-day tour of Addis Ababa, the diplomatic capital of Ethiopia. Traditional Welcome Dinner.
    Day 3: Drive to Warka Water pilot site and accommodation.
    Day 4-5: Visit the Warka Water pilot site. Local activities.
    Day 6: Fly to Lalibela to see the incredible rock-hewn churches.
    Day 7: Continue touring Lalibela’s famous churches, including Yimrehanne Kristos.
    Day 8: Fly back to Addis Ababa to connect to your international departure.
    * The earliest Ethiopia trip is planned for summer 2015. Itinerary is preliminary and subject to change. Includes accommodation, local guide and transport for 1 individual. Flights not included

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    Invitation for you and your guest to join the Warka team and help build the Warka pilot with your own hands! 8-day itinerary includes: Day 1: Arrive in Addis Ababa and transfer to your hotel.
    Day 2: An optional full-day tour of Addis Ababa, the diplomatic capital of Ethiopia. Traditional Welcome Dinner.
    Day 3: Drive to Warka Water pilot site and accommodation.
    Day 4-7: Join the Warka team to help install the pilot Warka Tower. Spend time with local villagers
    Day 8: Fly back to Addis Ababa to connect to your international departure.
    * The earliest Ethiopia trip is planned in summer 2015. Itinerary is preliminary and subject to change. Includes accommodation, local guide and transport for 1 individual. Flights not included

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