Zimbabwe: Global Plastic Free Week

This activity is organised by SI Alumni Network Zimbabwe and is open to all alumni. 

As part of the Global Plastic Free Week we will encourage high school students from the Environment, Art, Drama, Cookery, Sport and Interact Clubs to not consume any disposable, single-use plastic from 18 – 24 October and share experiences at the end of the week. Our event will include

– A photo challenge with the winning team receiving feedback from representatives from IKEA

– A webinar from Swedish Plastic Recycling

– A physical event with demonstrations with the students

Preliminary programme: Monday 18 October: Opening event (Webinar)

17.00 – 17.05 Welcome remarks from SI Alumni Network Zimbabwe

17.05 – 17.10 Greetings from Swedish Embassy

17.10 – 17.25 Talk from Swedish Plastic Recycling

17.25 – 17.30 Q&A

Preliminary programme: Friday 22 October: Closing event (Physical)

13.30 – 13.55 Guest registration

14.00 – 14.10 Welcome remarks by Embassy and SI Alumni

14.15 – 15.50 Plastic Free Week presentations by students Demonstrations by guest speakers Photo Challenge Prize announcement

15.55 – 16.00 Closing remarks by Embassy and SI Alumni

Registration: send email to contact address.