Plastic pollution in protected areas is still a significant problem despite Kenya’s ban on plastic carrier bags in 2017 and the ban on manufacturing and importing single-use plastics that took effect on 5th June 2020.
In the wake of bans on single-use plastics by many countries worldwide, waste management remains a huge challenge.
Parks are biologically rich; they are sanctuaries and havens to many animals and plants. Any slight human error endangers their survival.
It is in this regard that Enviro Wild, 3Es experience, and ‘Where is Vivienne’ embarked on a journey to address pollution in protected areas from the source through the Waste Free Park Initiative