THE GAMBIA, Niani District | Wind Element Summit: Turning the Tide on Plastic

Niani District, The Gambia

Hosted by Youth Against Plastic Pollution – Gambia

Wednesday 26 July

Location: Barajally Basic Cycle School

Times: 7:00 – 18:00

Format: In-Person

Cost: FREE

The Summit is designed to bring together the cream of the society to take ownership of the environment, and take on the challenge of plastic pollution.

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Summit Schedule

Summit Hosts

Sanna Jambang

About this Summit Location

The Gambia is one of Africa’s smallest countries bordered by the Atlantic Ocean. It occupies a long narrow strip of land that surrounds the Gambia River. The land is flat and is dominated by the river, which is navigable throughout the length of the country.

Captain Planet Foundation

About the FIRE Summit

The FIRE Element focuses on rapidly transitioning to renewable energy sources, clean transportation, and accelerating ways to draw down fossil fuel dependence. Targeting the source of these emissions — namely fossil fuels — and doing so equitably, is the goal of the FIRE element. This FIRE Summit is convening Planeteers in communities around the world to develop campaigns to accelerate our transition away from fossil fuels.

About Planeteer Alliance

Planeteer Alliance is a program of the Captain Planet Foundation, a US-based NGO with the mission of engaging and empowering young people to be problem solvers for the planet.