THE CITY OF YANGZHOU JOINS PLASTIC SMART CITIES IN BID TO PROTECT THE YANGTZE RIVER

THE CITY OF YANGZHOU JOINS PLASTIC SMART CITIES IN BID TO PROTECT THE YANGTZE RIVER

April 22, 2020

The City of Yangzhou, strategically located on the north bank of the Yangtze River, joins the City of Sanya as the first two cities in China to join the Plastic Smart Cities initiative, which now counts 21 city partners from around the world.

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WASTE MANAGEMENT GUIDANCE DURING COVID-19 PANDEMIC

WASTE MANAGEMENT GUIDANCE DURING COVID-19 PANDEMIC

April 02, 2020

With the increasing global reach of COVID-19, we are all facing new challenges that test our leadership and community resolve. While governments enact stay at home orders and varying degrees of state emergencies, we continue to generate waste from our homebases.

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THE CITY OF SANYA IS FIRST PLASTIC SMART CITY IN CHINA

THE CITY OF SANYA IS FIRST PLASTIC SMART CITY IN CHINA

March 27, 2020

Today the City of Sanya joined WWF’s Plastic Smart Cities Initiative, pledging to eliminate plastic pollution by 2030, and to fully align with WWF’s global No Plastic In Nature campaign. 

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WWF AND UN HABITAT PARTNER IN THEIR FIGHT TO END PLASTIC POLLUTION

WWF AND UN HABITAT PARTNER IN THEIR FIGHT TO END PLASTIC POLLUTION

February 09, 2020

WWF announces an agreement between WWF-International and UN-Habitat. This new partnership between WWF’s Plastic Smart Cities initiative and UN Habitat’s Waste Wise Cities campaign will tackle plastic pollution in urban centers and tourist destinations.

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WWF LAUNCHES PLASTIC SMART CITIES INITIATIVE IN SOUTH EAST ASIA WITH A $40M USD COMMITMENT

WWF LAUNCHES PLASTIC SMART CITIES INITIATIVE IN SOUTH EAST ASIA WITH A $40M USD COMMITMENT

November 19, 2019

WWF calls on cities in South East Asia to join Patong (Thailand), Donsol (Philippines) and Phu Quoc (Vietnam) to commit to eliminating plastic pollution

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EUROCITIES and WWF LAUNCH PLASTIC SMART CITIES INITIATIVE

EUROCITIES and WWF LAUNCH PLASTIC SMART CITIES INITIATIVE

October 24, 2019

EUROCITIES and WWF are calling on cities to join Amsterdam, Oslo, Nice and Izmir in developing an action plan to reduce plastic pollution and set aside space to trial innovative measures for reducing plastic pollution.

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AMSTERDAM: FIRST CITY IN THE WORLD TO SUPPORT WWF’S PLASTIC SMART CITIES INITIATIVE

AMSTERDAM: FIRST CITY IN THE WORLD TO SUPPORT WWF’S PLASTIC SMART CITIES INITIATIVE

June 20, 2019

Amsterdam, under the leadership of Mayor Femke Halsema, is the first city in the world to join WWF’s Plastic Smart Cities initiative.

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