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SEA Circular Newsletter – January 2024
Resource Deck: SEA Circular - Solving Plastic Pollution at Source in South-East Asia
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Solving Plastic Pollution At Source

Plastic waste is choking our seas and threatening ecosystems and livelihoods in South-East Asia. Striving for cleaner seas, less plastic wasted and a more circular economy requires fundamental change throughout the plastic value chain.

SEA circular is an initiative of UN Environment Programme and the Coordinating Body on the Seas of East Asia (COBSEA) to inspire market-based solutions and encourage enabling policies to prevent marine plastic pollution.



5th April 2024

UNEP has launched the call for applications for the next edition of the Young Champions of the Earth award, which recognizes the contributions of young people in leading environmental action. UNEP is looking for entrepreneurs, scientists, economists, artists, and communicators...

31 January 2024

The World Economic Forum, UNEP, and WWF have recently introduced the Reuse Portal, a collaborative online platform for stakeholders to share insights, best practices, and collaboration opportunities in reusable packaging systems. To delve deeper into the features and opportunities...


24 April 2024

In this awareness video crafted by UNEP with assistance from the SEA circular project, the emphasis lies on raising awareness about reducing unnecessary plastic usage. The video delves into...

29 March 2024

SEA circular project collaborated with the Vietnam National University (VNU), in facilitating the integration of Extended Producer Responsibility (EPR) implementation in marine plastic litter...

28 February 2024

Plastic pollution is a global crisis demanding urgent action by all. The recent briefing session organized by the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) in collaboration with the Development...