Launching of the REPLAST-OECS project: ZERO plastic waste in the wild!
REPLAST-OECS was officially launched in Castries on 24th and 25th July 2019. The ceremony and subsequent workshops were opened by Mr Philippe Seigneurin, Deputy Head of Mission, and closed by The Ambassador of France H.E. Philippe Ardanaz. A number of key stakeholders from the private and public sector were present and the strategic plan was further refined during the workshop sessions.
The two year project aims to:
1) raise awareness of St Lucian ecological issues,
2) support local recyclers with exportation of plastic bottles,
3) implement the collection and management system of plastic waste.