BEZ DOGRUSU

Member

Ipek Beyhan


Duration

From January 1 to March 10, 2019

Target population

500


Target avg age

30


People impacted

550


Sustainable Development Goal

Life Below Water


Development stage

Peace, Prosperity and Sustainability


Purpose

Reduce the use of plastic bag and then to raise awareness of the public and enterprises on this issue.Provide the necessary fellowship and reach wider audiences.


Overview

Plastic bags, because of light, even if we throw in the wind can end up in nature with the effect of wind.A plastic bag in the city center, another day can fly miles away.The plastic bags that can be attached to the branches of trees and electric poles due to the effects of the wind can reach the water resources and then they can end up in the oceans due to the currents.It can cause permanent damages to living creatures and fish in the oceans and can cause water and floods and other natural disasters.


Actions Taken

1
COOPERATION WITH THE MUNICIPAL CENTER
2
FREE CLOTH BAG DISTRIBUTION

Results

Free cloth bags were distributed together with Bodrum Municipality and Chamber of Commerce.Some people and businesses living here were informed about this issue.Campaigns were organized to expand the use of cloth bags.


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