Each volunteer performer must donate a part of their clothing to form the rope that will help those in need.

The donation can be made from any part of your clothing, as long as it comes from your body at the time of the staging. The process of staging “One hand washes the other” was the performance.

On 14 March, tropical Cyclone Idai made landfall on the coast of Beira, Mozambique. Millions of people in Malawi, Mozambique, and Zimbabwe were affected by what is the worst natural disaster to hit Southern Africa.

Leaving more than 1,300 people dead. At least 160 927 people were displaced, and 240 000 houses were destroyed. 

“One hand washes the other” is a popular proverb amongst Mozambicans, during this time, this proverb came alive, it became so loud that at times the compassion behind it turned into a bitter spectacle.