Earth Day is an annual event celebrated around the world on April 22 to demonstrate support for environmental protection. First celebrated in 1970, it now includes events coordinated globally by the Earth Day Network in more than 193 countries.
WASTE FREE OCEANS is working with the African Marine Waste Network (AMWN) of the Sustainable Seas Trust (SST), to bring together attendees from across Africa as well as abroad to discuss the state of waste management in the respective countries. The 2 sessions, open to all, will be held on Wednesday afternoon.
Links for the Sessions are:
World Environment Day (WED) is an international day of environmental awareness and action.
World Oceans Day is growing the global movement to call on world leaders to protect 30% of our blue planet by 2030. This critical need is called 30×30. By safeguarding at least 30% of our ocean through a network of highly protected areas we can help ensure a healthy home for all!