Monday
July 26
2021

Nesta Challenges Is Launching the Afri-Plastics Challenge to Reduce Plastic Pollution at Sea in Sub-Saharan Africa

By Inès Magoum

Nesta Challenges is launching the Afri-Plastics Challenge in sub-Saharan Africa. The competition will allow non-governmental organisations (NGOs) and small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) to present innovative solutions to plastic waste management in marine areas. Applications are open until September 15th, 2021.

Reducing the impact of plastics on the marine environment in sub-Saharan Africa. This is the objective of Nesta Challenges which has just launched the Afri-Plastics Challenge. For this competition, non-governmental organisations (NGOs) and small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) must submit their applications by September 15th, 2021.

Photo courtesy of Naja Bertolt Jensen.

Source: Afrik21 (link opens in a new window)

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Environment, WASH
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environment, pollution, small business, SMEs, WASH