First Litter Collection Initiative

First Litter Collection Initiative

The Fishing the Plastic project's waste collection initiative aims to raise awareness of the urgent need to reduce plastic in the oceans

The Fishing the Plastic project is carrying out its first Litter Collection initiative in Ovar Beaches to celebrate the International Coastal Cleaning Day, as well as the World Cleanup Day.

The initiative will take place on September 26, at Furadouro Beach, in Ovar, at 10 am.

The Environment Programme supports this project within the scope of the Small Grant Scheme # 1, which aims to finance projects that focus on priority areas for reducing plastics in the oceans and promoting awareness of the challenges related to plastics in the oceans and proposing solutions.

Know more about EEA Grants.