#Plastic Pollution

  • Article: 7 Massive Wins in the Fight Against Plastic in 2018
    Environment

    7 Massive Wins in the Fight Against Plastic in 2018

    By Sophie Maes|Dec. 7, 2018

    See how governments, businesses, and citizens took action to reduce plastic pollution this year. Read more

  • Article: Working With Waste Entrepreneurs to Empower Women and Promote Recycling
    PartnerEnvironment

    Working With Waste Entrepreneurs to Empower Women and Promote Recycling

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Dec. 6, 2018|Coca-Cola Africa

    How Coca-Cola Africa used the Global Citizen Festival: Mandela 100 to promote environmental health. Read more

  • Article: An Australian Innovation Has Resolved the Takeaway Coffee Cup Recycling Conundrum
    Environment

    An Australian Innovation Has Resolved the Takeaway Coffee Cup Recycling Conundrum

    By Madeleine Keck|Nov. 21, 2018

    Disposable coffee cups can now be recycled and turned into paper. Read more

  • Article: Guatemala Is Using 'Bio-Fences' to Curb Plastic Pollution
    Environment

    Guatemala Is Using 'Bio-Fences' to Curb Plastic Pollution

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Sophie Maes|Nov. 13, 2018

    The country is cleaning up a major river and involving communities in the process. Read more

  • Article: 88% of People Who Saw 'Blue Planet II' Have Now Changed Their Lifestyle
    Environment

    88% of People Who Saw 'Blue Planet II' Have Now Changed Their Lifestyle

    By Imogen Calderwood|Nov. 1, 2018

    We have so much to thank David Attenborough for. Read more

  • Article: 10 Ways to Deal With Halloween Waste in Ways That Won't Come Back to Haunt Us
    Environment

    10 Ways to Deal With Halloween Waste in Ways That Won't Come Back to Haunt Us

    By Imogen Calderwood|Oct. 31, 2018

    There’s nothing scarier than food waste and landfill. Read more

  • Article: Plastic Tax, Mental Health, and Everything Else You Need to Know About UK Budget 2018
    Citizenship

    Plastic Tax, Mental Health, and Everything Else You Need to Know About UK Budget 2018

    By Imogen Calderwood|Oct. 30, 2018

    What does the Autumn Budget mean for Global Citizens? Read more

  • Article: These Major Companies Just Pledged to Cut Out All Their Plastic Waste
    Environment

    These Major Companies Just Pledged to Cut Out All Their Plastic Waste

    Oct. 29, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    More companies are pledging to cut their plastic usage after pressure from the public. Read more