The City of Johannesburg hosts a monthly city-wide cleaning campaign called A Re Sebetseng, which means “let’s work.” The campaign strives to encourage all of Johannesburg’s residents to take care of the environment and seeks to promote a culture of reducing, re-using, and recycling the waste to ensure that Johannesburg becomes one of the cleanest cities in Africa. Together we can create a clean, world-class city and find innovative, mutually beneficial ways of ensuring we live, work, and play in a clean
The City of Johannesburg’s cleanup campaign, A Re Sebetseng, has been enhanced by the partnership with Global Citizen. The partnership bolsters efforts by the city to improve the environment, cut plastic use, encourage recycling and embrace a healthy lifestyle. With Global Citizen’s mission to build the largest movement of people taking action to end extreme poverty by 2030, it is only fitting that the City and the social movement combine efforts towards this objective.