Did you know that 80% of oceans’ plastic litter starts its journey on 1,600 rivers and 33,3% of which are located in the Philippines? And that the most pollutants are located in India and Philippines, contributing by 1.33% each? And the biggest problem is originated in Asia, amidst its exotic landscapes. Data from Our World in Data says so.
The SDG 2021 world report, suggests that major challenges remain in all geographies with regard to improve life under water. Although some great initiatives around the world have emerged to tackle this problem, its dimension is far beyond the actions already taken. Preventing oceans plastic litter is thus paramount. Educational programmes are needed urgently.
What would take you to join an initiative to reduce oceans plastic leakage?