We must also expedite the mission of finding more natural alternatives to plastics that are environmental-friendly, sustainable, cost-effective and convenient.
Campaigners against plastic pollution are urging millions of people around the world to avoid plastic packaged food and drink products for 24 hours as part of a "world first" One Plastic Free Day on World Environment Day.
In the meantime, apart from the plastic pollution, Sudan is facing other environment issues, top of them desertification or desert encroachment. Particularly, the Head of UN Environment mentioned: "The assessment shows that action can be painless and profitable - with huge gains for people and the planet that help avert the costly downstream costs of pollution". Our ongoing drives to conserve and revive water bodies are addressing the pressing problem of clogging by plastic wastes. "It's what we do with it".
While the government has claimed several times that it wants to shut down all small and illegal plastic producing plants, the amendment to the rules seems to dilute this as well.
REMA now encourages Rwandans to live without disposable plastics to make the world a better place for today and future generations. The choices may not be easy. Thus one can say that the plastic pollution calls for the dire attention of the global population and that too with a good cause.
For more than a decade, Rwanda has raised awareness about the benefits of life without plastic bags to maintain a clean and healthy environment.
The celebration of World Environment Day started in 1974 with the goal of raising awareness, supporting action and driving change.
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