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    Breaking Barriers, Building a Sustainable Marine Future

Care to Act to Reduce the Marine Littering Reaching the Gulf of Aqaba

Project Title:

Care to Act to Reduce the Marine Littering Reaching the Gulf of Aqaba Project

Project Duration:

1 January 2019 - 31 December 2019

Project Objectives:

To benefit from the marine littering reduction strategies as a tool to develop knowledge, interest, imagination, creativity and action skills.

Partner Organizations:

This project is through the United Nations Development Program (UNDP Jordan) in Jordan in partnership with New World Initiative funded by Coca-Cola and Global Water Challenge.

Outstanding Achievements

  • Provide and install vending machines at Aqaba to encourage students and beach goers to initiate plastic recycling and conserve the marine environment.
  • Promote and encourage more sustainable environmental practices through eco-schools awareness sessions with more than 5,000 students engaged in these awareness sessions
  • Implement cleanup campaigns and engage a wide range of stakeholders to raise awareness about the negative effects of marine debris on the environment