Creative science based education

Publié: 01 juin 2021
Dernière modification: 01 juin 2021

People learn best through meaningful and fun experiences linked to evidence-based information that supports them to take action on plastic waste beach management.


Communication et sensibilisation
Activités d'éducation, de formation et de renforcement des capacités
Évaluation, mesures d'efficacité et apprentissage
Planification de la gestion
Interventions techniques et infrastructures
Échelle de la mise en œuvre
Phase de la solution
Mise en oeuvre
Documentation et dissémination des résultats

Facteurs de réussite

  • Young people being the heart of sustainable development must be capacitated and supported to be the best version of themselves and make the change they want to see
  • Development of a mobile application to assist in beach clean-up to ensure that marine plastics have been removed from beaches in the cape of South Africa.
  • Pioneering the dirty dozen clean methodology to streamline monitoring and evaluation of marine plastic litter as well developing strategies in conducting beach clean-ups

Enseignements tirés

  • Enhance the capacities of community members to be agents of change by empowering them with tools, knowledge, and resources to become change agents
  • A multidisciplinary approach must be employed when dealing with hardliners to ensure they are won over or facilitated to have a paradigm shift on the transition to a circular economy
  • Outreach and awareness are paramount to reach people with the right messages on streamlining circularity, upcycling on the development