Tag Archives: Waste management

18Apr/17

Nigerian women crochet bags from plastic waste

Women in the north-eastern Nigerian city of Yola are making a living from recycling plastic bags and using them to make accessories and usable household products like baskets for sale. The project aims at empowering members while at the same time reducing the number of plastic bags dumped indiscriminately.
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07Jun/15

Philippine environment campaigners clear coastline trash to mark World Oceans Day

Volunteers pick up trash along the south-west coast of the Philippine capital ahead of World Oceans Day commemorations.

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