Project Description

Beat the Plastic Pollution

The project ‘Beat the Plastic Pollution’ was initiated by ‘We’ for Change under the support of Peace First. The project brought together young students of grade 8 and 9 of Phaplu Community School, Solukhumbu where they were provided  with awareness  about plastic pollution and alternatives that can be used instead of plastics. The project also taught techniques of Reduce, Reuse and Recycle to these young school going children so as to enable them to project their environment. The students in this projects were also trained to make paper bags inorder to reduce the use of plastic bags that was hugely polluting the surrounding environment of Solukhumbu. The project was led by ‘We’ for Change’s member Ms. Pem Diki Lama.